From January till June 2016, the beer import to China grew by 40% to 310.53 million liters. In 2015, the growth was 63% over the same period.
In 2Q2016, the dynamics of import growth again accelerated dramatically. In particular, in June the import increased by 51.7% to 83.27 million liters.
However, the share of imports in the total volume of the beer market is still small. In 1H2016, it increased from 0.9% to 1.38%.