Breweries in the US: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Breweries Market Research Report | NAICS 31212 | Feb 2014

Strong brew: Craft beers and microbrews will draw drinkers, as will high-quality imports

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
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
Add to Cart
Add to Cart
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Breweries industry has benefited from consumers opting for cheap beer over other alcoholic beverages during the period of low disposable income since 2008. As incomes improve over the next five years, the craft and premium beer segments are expected to bolster revenue growth, slightly offset by contraction in total industry sales volume. Since the market for specialty brews is saturated, a slowdown of new businesses entering the industry is expected to benefit the industry's bottom line... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The geographic spread of this industry is characterized by the volume of production and the number of breweries in a particular state. In general, volumes produced in particular states correlate with the population of the state. This is likely the result of producers locating their production facilities closer to major centers of the population to minimize costs of transportation. Another influence on the geographic spread is the climate of the region. Warm climates are more conducive to the consumption of beer, so there is likely to be greater demand for beer in regions along the southern coasts or the Mexican border. Other factors that affect geographic spread include access to raw materials, ease of access to export markets and taxes levied at the state level... purchase to read more


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

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. Moreover, bottling purchased malt beverages and malt manufacturing are also excluded from this report.

Industry Products
Cans of beerBottles of beerDraft beer
Industry Activities
Canned beer productionBottled beer productionDraft beer productionNon-alcoholic beer productionAle production

View Sample
Select Clients