The global outlooks of the legal market of cannabis are excellent. It is possible to simultaneously imagine dry law repeal and craft brewing boom but not in one but in several consumer categories. For alcohol is contained in liquids and cannabis derivatives can be in three physical forms. The value of legal market of cannabis and its products can reach 10% of the world beer market in five years, and in 2030-2040 even reach the same scope provided the current rates of legalization and development of market infrastructure remain at the same level. Cannabinoids are actively integrating into the food industry from chewing gum to beverages deforming the pharmaceutical and alcohol markets, they influence the trends of healthy lifestyle and beauty. ...
Beer market of Kazakhstan acquired both traits of East European countries and South Eastern Asia taking a transitional position between them by many criteria and consumption style. Yet there is a positive trend in beer production which differs Kazakhstan from most of the neighboring countries. The market has remained consolidated in the hands of two international players because of its small size. However, it faces dynamic processes such as fast growth of draft beer sales, up and downs of regional companies and Carlsberg Group’s ultimate expansion. Excessive mainstream segment has declined over the recent years, yet, Zhigulevskoe and national brands with regional links have yielded their positions to a range of new products. In our review special attention was paid to regional analysis of the markets. In 14 regions of Kazakhstan we compared the companies’ positions, the market price segmentation and DIOT channel development. Besides we have compared the beer market of Kazakhstan to neighboring countries. ...
Beer market of Russia 2018
- General market picture
- Foreign trade setting records
- Demography as challenge to branding
- Aged consumer
- Declining of youth brands
- Nostalgia on trend
- DIOT feels at home
- 5.0 Original is the new face of import
- Positions of Market Leaders
- Carlsberg Group
- AB InBev Efes
- AB InBev
Ukrainian beer market 2018
- Better than yesterday
- Performance by value
- Positions of Ukrainian brewers
AB InBev announces pricing of 1.65 billion USD of Notes
Anheuser-Busch InBev Announces Pricing of 1.65 billion USD of Notes, Consisting of 650 million USD Floating Rate Notes due 2014, 500 million USD 2.875% Notes due 2016 and 500 million USD 4.375% Notes due 2021
InBev SA/NV (“AB InBev”) (Euronext: ABI) (NYSE: BUD), announced today that it has completed the pricing of 1.65 billion USD aggregate principal amount of notes, consisting of 650 million USD aggregate principal amount of floating rate notes due 2014, 500 million USD aggregate principal amount of fixed rate notes due 2016 and 500 million USD aggregate principal amount of fixed rate notes due 2021. The notes will bear interest at an annual rate of 55 basis points above three-month LIBOR for the floating rate notes, 2.875% for the 2016 notes, and 4.375% for the 2021 notes. The notes will mature on 27 January 2014 in the case of the floating rate notes, 15 February 2016 in the case of the 2016 notes and 15 February 2021 in the case of the 2021 notes. The issuance is expected to close on 27 January 2011, subject to customary closing conditions.
The notes will be issued by Anheuser-Busch InBev Worldwide Inc. (the “Issuer”) and will be fully, unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV, Brandbrew S.A., Cobrew NV/SA and Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. The Notes will be senior unsecured obligations of the Issuer and will rank equally with all other existing and future unsecured and unsubordinated debt obligations of the Issuer.
The notes are denominated in U.S. dollars, and both principal and interest will be paid in U.S. dollars as further described in the preliminary prospectus supplement dated 24 January 2011 filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) and available on www.sec.gov. Interest will be paid semi-annually in arrears on 15 August and 15 February starting on 15 August 2011, for the fixed rate notes. Interest will be paid quarterly in arrears on 27 January, 27 April, 27 July and 27 October, beginning on 27 April 2011, for the floating rate notes. The net proceeds of the offering will be used for general corporate purposes. The notes were offered as a registered offering under AB InBev’s shelf registration statement filed on Form F-3 with the SEC on 21 September 2010.
25 Янв. 2011