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Breweries in the US: Market Research Report

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Breweries Market Research Report | NAICS 31212 | Feb 2015

Changing taste: Rising competition and a saturated specialty beer market will threaten industry growth

IBISWorld’s Breweries market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$33bn
Annual Growth 10-15
3.1%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Employment
27,864
Businesses
938
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

During the five years to 2015, the Breweries industry has benefited from consumers opting for a growing variety of craft-style beers made from local microbreweries. Additionally, the industry's international reputation has expanded over the past five years in response to the growing reputation of small-scale US brewers abroad. However, It is unlikely that microbrewery growth will continue over the next five years. As the market for specialty beers becomes saturated with microbreweries throughout the country, industry revenue is projected to plateau over the five years to 2020. Merger and acquisition activity may intensify among microbreweries and major international breweries alike, resulting in much slower employment and establishment growth over the next five years as well... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

Breweries require substantial amounts of capital investment in the form of industrial grade kettles, mash tuns, fermenting vessels and other large equipment. Larger breweries often must purchase filtration systems, bottling lines and other machinery, all of which requires continual maintenance and occasional repair. As production facilities get larger, many brewers prefer to substitute labor with more efficient, fixed investments in large brewing systems. On average, breweries spend $0.82 on equipment for every dollar spent on labor... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Breweries Industry?

The Breweries industry primarily produces alcoholic beverages using malted barley and hops. This industry excludes wine, brandy, cider and distilled beverages such as vodka and rum. Bottling purchased malt beverages and manufacturing purchased malt are also excluded from this industry.

Industry Products
Premium beerSub-premium beerSuper-premium beerCraft beerProgressive adult beveragesMalt liquor
 
Industry Activities
Canned beer productionBottled beer productionDraft beer productionNon-alcoholic beer productionAle, porter, stout, lager and malt liquor production


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