The Top 5 Largest Beer Brewing Companies in the World


  Company Country Production Volume % of World Beer Production % Change
(from 2011)
1
Anheuser-Busch InBev Belgium 352.9 million hl 18.1 % - 1.64 %
2
SABMiller U.K. 190.0 million hl 9.7 % + 6.44 %
3
Heineken Netherlands 171.7 million hl 8.8 % + 4.3 %
4
Carlsberg Denmark 120.4 million hl 6.2 % + 1.43 %
5
China Resource Brewery Ltd. China 106.2 million hl 5.4 % + 2.80 %
Sources:  The Barth-Haas Group and Germain Report: Beer Production, Market Leaders and their Challengers in the Top 40 Countries in 2012. Please visit the source of the data here
List Notes: Production is for the year 2012 in millions of hectoliters (hl, 1 hectoliter = 100 litres). Percent change is from the year 2011. List is latest available data as of February 2014.
  
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