Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #2-2016

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“Catalogue of Russian Beer Producers 2016” (database) includes 861 businesses ranging from large subsidiaries of international companies to rather small restaurant and craft breweries.

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Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #1-2016

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Kazakhstan beer market analysis On production officially On import unofficially Market segmentation Brewing companies and brands Efes Kazakhstan Carlsberg Kazakhstan Perviy Pivzavod (Oasis CIS) Regional producers Belarus beer market analysis Briefly on the market Companies and brands in 2015 Krinitsa Olivaria (Carlsberg Group) Lidskoe pivo (Olvi) Heineken Import beer in Belarus Beer export from Belarus Malt production

Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #4-2015

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Analysis of the beer market in the regions of Russia in 2015 Development of regional breweries: Zhigulevskoe vs Zhigulevskoe Development of small brewing: great results and vague prospects Positions of brewers in the regions Beer market of Ukraine 2015 Dynamics of production and the beer market Exports and imports Territories and volumes The positions of companies and brands: Chernigovskoe vs Lvovskoe

Beer Business Asia #3-2015

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Analysis of beer market in India Indian beer market in figures Who and how drinks beer in India Expensive and hard-to-get Premarital ties Religion and philosophy 29 markets with their own rules Seasonal factor Raw material base Foreign trade Leading companies   United Breweries (Heineken)   SABMiller India   Carlsberg India   Mohan Meakin   SOM Distilleries and Breweries   Molson Coors (Cobra Beer)   AB InBev Indian craft The beer market of Russia: from transnational to national The results of the first half of 2015 Where does beer flow? Modern trade Specialized retail Trends on Russian beer market Where do the market leaders move? Carlsberg Group Efes Breweries International Heineken AB InBev

Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #2-2015

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Beer keg market Kegs in brief Leaders in keg production World draft beer market Secondary market Keg price Draft beer and keg market in Russia Market structure Analysis of keg import to Russia Russian craft? Conditions for craft beer expansion Niche for craft beer in Russia How many small brewers are there in Russia? “Small” does not equal “craft”

Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #1-2015

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What is left after foam collapse? Changes on the beer market in Russia 2000-2014 Beer market in 2014 Economy vs state regulation Recession demographics More money, more beer? Motives for beer consumption Who drinks, what is drunk "Collective alcoholic" Decline of beer status in Russia Beer during crisis Money for beer Unconcerned unemployed Beer and labor

Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #4-2014

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Beer market of Kazakhstan in 2014  Beer and Economy of Kazakhstan Beer and weather Beer displaced vodka Development of beer market outlets Production and market development Leading companies’ positions Malt production Abbey beer  Beer and monastic Orders Benedictine roots of beer brands Brewers-Benedictines in Germany The Trappist beer Benedictine Brewers in Europe and the USA Mendicant monks on labels… …and real monks Abbey, but not Catholic? Protestant beer Orthodox beer

Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #3-2014

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Assortment of Russian beer

One sometimes finds it difficult to define the beer sort by reading the label. For historical reasons, in Russia is used a simplified classification dividing all beer variety into dark and light sorts. Besides, all color range shades of beer are used in brand names for example: platinum, amber, red, velvet and black. This color array also includes “white” color, which usually refers to a wheat beer sort.

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Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #2-2014

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Beer market of Russia  In view of the results of 2013 it possible to call this year the most unsuccessful season for the brewers over the post-crisis period (since 2008) which can be even compared to the recession itself, regarding its negative impact. The state regulation changed the retail sales structure considerably, that is, ban on beer sales in kiosks led to beer consumption reduction and retail network dictate. Lower consumers’ interest to mass brands, which overlapped this process, impaired the positions of the leading producers. On the contrary, regional and small brewers, that have already won the loyalty of their consumers, and to a large extent focus on specialized retail, have been successful to keep their production at the same level, despite the negative environment. Portinox. Quality as the base of the keg market leadership A brewery of your own? Not too difficult and expensive!

Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #1-2014

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Ukrainian beer market While year 2010 was the recovery period of the market and production, and the next two years were the period of stabilization, year 2013 tested Ukrainian beer production to destruction. The general negative trend included factors of inner character such as those connected to consumption as well as of external character, namely, Ukrainian beer export. Analysis of import beer market in Ukraine Ukraine imports about 47 mln liters of beer which forms the market as big as $150 mln and gives foreign providers about $48.4 mln revenue. It should be also said that the import beer market incorporates about 150 beer producers who are represented by at least 250 brands. The beer import includes two major and quite different segments. Beer from neighboring countries, that is medium price and premium brands by Russian companies. They contribute to the weight of the physical terms. But the market is dominated by a host of premium and superpremium brands from far-abroad countries which account for 70% of the market by value and 50% by volume.