Breweries in Canada: Market Research Report

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Breweries in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 31212CA | Feb 2014

Flat brew: Consumers are switching to more affordable imports as prices for domestic beers rise

IBISWorld’s Breweries market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

During the past five years, consumers have shifted their preferences toward value products as disposable income growth slowed and pressured the industry's revenue. In addition, escalating world demand for major commodities like wheat and aluminum has caused the prices of these inputs to rise and dampen profit. Over the next five years, revenue is expected to rise only marginally as a continued strengthening of the loonie contributes to poor trade performance... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The largest breweries in Canada are estimated to account for 94.7% of revenue in 2014. Foreign investment into the industry has led to consolidation and rising market share for these beverage behemoths. Additionally, regulatory oversight at the retail level has provided breweries with retail stores with a significant competitive advantage in terms of marketing their products. Consequently, although the industry is highly fragmented, with 97.5% of businesses employing fewer than 500 employees, large operators dominate the market. Concentration is not anticipated to change significantly during the next five years... 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. Manufacturers of other alcoholic beverages, such as wine and spirits, are not included in this industry.

Industry Products
Draught beerBottled beerCanned beer
Industry Activities
Alcoholic beerNonalcoholic beer Low-malt beerNo-malt beer

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