Beer growth in the US was driven by so-called better beer, in the form of craft brews, imports and super premium brands. Consumers are increasingly shifting their consumption (and disposable income) away from traditional brand leaders to a broader range of products. Metal can dominates the beer packaging and many of the larger and better known craft beer brands now see a move into can as an important step to grow their business on a regional or national scale.
Strong growth for the imported beer segment witnessed where Mexico continued to lead the way.
Craft beer has continued to take the beer market by storm.
Premium beer sales increase. Decent performances from Michelob Ultra (A-BInBev) and Corona Extra (Constellation Brands, USA) drove this growth.
Canadeans United States Beer Market Insights 2016 Report provides a complete overview of the United States beer industry structure offering a comprehensive insight into historical background trends, 2015 performance and 2016 outlook.
Covering total market (on and off-premise) the report details:
2011-2015 actual detailed beer consumption volume data by segment, brand, brewer, packaging and distribution (on-/off-premise), with 2016 forecasts
Top line production, import, export and consumption volume from 2005-2015 with forecasts for 2016
Value by distribution channel 2011-2015, with 2016 forecasts
2014-2016 selected on- / off-premise retail prices
Details of key beer new product launches in 2015 by company
Overview of the competitive landscape in the beer market, with analysis of key company performance
Insightful and valuable analysis of the drivers behind both current and emerging trends in the beer market
Data is also available in excel format
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