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Beer giants struggling in Brazil

  • Beer production in Brazil fell 2% last year as consumers struggled to meet some of the higher prices charged by brewers. It was the first time in four years production fell, according to government tracking.
  • The region continues to be a disappointment for an industry (BUD, HINKY, ABEV, KNBWY) which has invested heavily on growth with the World Cup and Olympics both upcoming.
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  • AtomicMan
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    With all the Spirit Shows, the beer industry has been side tracked!
    14 Jan 2014, 11:02 AM Reply Like
  • doc47
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    When the World Cup starts all alcoholic consumption goes up, maybe way up!
    19 Jan 2014, 01:24 AM Reply Like
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