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Russia: Positions of Brewing Companies

The review contains an analysis of interim performance of brewers in the first half of 2019. There are rather dynamic changes behind a modest industry growth. Baltika is again experiencing a stage of volumes and market share slid due to competition with AB InBev Efes. Because of the price competition and presence expansion in the modern trade company #2. has come close to the leading position. At the same time sales of Heineken Russia have continued growing which makes the premium part of the portfolio heavier. The market premiumization trend had been also confirmed by import brands. MBC and Zavod Trekhsosenskiy have been the most successful among federal market players. The market share of independent regional brewers and Ochakovo have continued falling as they are being squeezed out by the market leaders at their competitive fields.

Ukrainian beer market 2019: companies and brands

In 2019 beer production and market have been still fluctuating about zero point. However, the past season was successful for brewers judging by the sales profitability. The price mix has improved due to rapid general market premiumization, as well as its particular aspect, the growth of import beer sales. By the season end AB InBev Efes improved its positions considerably. It turned out that consumers had not forgot Efes brands that had to leave the market, but started to recover rapidly. Against the stagnating market that meant sales decline of other companies, in the first place Carlsberg Group that most of all beneficiated from Efes exiting the market. PPB turned out to be stable to branding activity of its competitor and Obolon kept the same volumes and at the moment it is the absolute leader of the economy segment. The share growth of independent producers took place thanks to leading craft breweries, that so far do not have a big market weight, but they are rapidly gaining it.

Brewing industry in Kazakhstan 2019

During the first half of 2019, the majority of Kazakh brewers made their contribution into positive dynamics. Yet it was companies of the lower division, not the two transnational leaders that raised their production and sales. The shares of draft beer and aluminum can which is rapidly squeezing glass bottle out of the market, have been growing. The price segmentation has remained stable despite the substantial rise of retail prices and fluctuations of brand market shares, while the borders between segments have become blurred. The main events in the industry have been: the announced revision of the beer excise policy, launch of BeerKhan brand in the strong beer segment, and most important – purchasing assets of Shymkentbeer by Arasan.

Peru. After six years in Peru Robert Priday leaves Backus

After almost six years, Robert Priday Woodworth, Managing Director of Uni?n de Cervecer?as Peruanas Backus y Johnston S.A.A is leaving the Peruvian operation of SABMiller. Rob Priday has been appointed Managing Director of Kompania Piwowarska in Poland, with effect from October 1st, 2011. He will remain as Managing Director of Backus and member of the board of directors until September 30th, 2011.

Since his arrival to Latin America as Managing Director of the Honduras operation in 2001 and then heading the Peruvian operation, Rob Priday has played a key role in shaping the direction and culture of the organization in the region.

Under his leadership, Backus has accomplished excellent financial and market results. In the last five fiscal years, sales have grown 30.4% while market share in December 2005 was increased from 90.5% to the 92.4% as of July 2011, in a highly competitive industry. In addition, Backus achieved the first place in the assessment of SABMiller?s ten sustainable development priorities for all operations worldwide.

Karl Lippert, President of SABMiller Latin America mentioned after announcing this important appointment in Poland “His boundless energy, his furtive mind and his exemplary leadership will be sorely missed”.

On the other hand, Rob Priday said “I leave Backus and Peru with great sadness. In these past years that I have lived here I have developed true fondness for both company and country. I feel that the mission was accomplished, since I leave behind an excellent and competent team; who will keep consolidating Backus leadership”.

It is worth mentioning that Backus is considered by their different stakeholders, as one of the best companies in Peru in terms of reputation.

The announcement as to his replacement will be made in due course.

25 Авг. 2011



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