Breweries in Canada: Market Research Report

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Breweries in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 31212CA | Feb 2016

Going flat: Changing drinking patterns and low international demand will limit revenue growth

The Breweries market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Over the past five years, changing consumer preferences have boosted industry growth. Per capital alcohol consumption among Canadians has declined, although substantial growth in the popularity of new craft breweries has propelled the industry in recent years. Over the next five years, industry operators will likely face significant challenges as consumers shift away from traditional light beer consumption and international competition increases... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

According to the latest industry survey conducted by Beer Canada in 2014, the industry has experienced a sharp increase in the number of licensed breweries as well as higher production volumes. Over the past five years, canned beer surpassed beer bottled in glass for the first time, representing a surprising change for an industry that has typically benefited from significant glass bottle recycling programs.

Bottled beer

Bottled beer has for decades been the standard packaging for the industry's products. Beer bottles are made of glass and often come in brown or green hues. Clear bottles are rare, due to their susceptibility to flavour-spoiling UV light... purchase to read more


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What is the Breweries Industry?

The Breweries industry primarily produces alcoholic beverages, such as beer, malt liquor and nonalcoholic beer, using water, barley, hops, yeast and other occasional adjuncts. Manufacturers of wine, spirits and other alcoholic beverages are not included in this industry.

Industry Products
Draught beerBottled beerCanned beer
Industry Activities
Canned beer productionBottled beer productionDraught beer productionNon-alcoholic beer production

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