Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #2-2011

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Ukraine. The Beer Market Analysis Prices and price segments Companies and brands positions The regional picture of beer consumption New horizon of “Miller Brands Ukraine” Barley and malt: review of 2010, trends of 2011 Malt: still at the bottom Barley: waiting for new harvest The leading producers

AB InBev to invest several hundred mln dlrs in China this yr

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Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world’s largest brewer, will invest several hundred million dollars in China this year, a sharp increase over past investments, the China Daily reported on Saturday, citing the company’s chief executive. Carlos Brito, CEO of the Belgium-based company, did not disclose an exact figure but said the investment followed “impressive growth” in China last year. (more…)

AB InBev opens new factory in Sichuan

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Belgium-based Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev), the world’s largest brewer, opened its Ziyang Greenfield factory in Sichuan Province Thursday, its first plant in China’s southwest. (more…)

Brazilian Beer Vendor AmBev Hangs On Amid Rising Costs

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Sky-high grain prices have helped fuel riots and unrest around the world, and have even contributed to the Arab revolutions. But apart from their daily bread, commodity costs are driving up the price of an equally beloved item: beer. (more…)

Brewing industry thirsty for crowning deal

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The brewing industry has racked up $142bn worth of deals in the past five years, according to Bloomberg, but some analysts say the “big one” has yet to come. (more…)