SABMiller (SBMRY.PK) plans to invest up to $2.5B in Africa over the next five years to build and...

|About: SABMiller plc ADR (SBMRY)|By:, SA News Editor

SABMiller (SBMRY.PK) plans to invest up to $2.5B in Africa over the next five years to build and revamp breweries, its head for the region says, as it looks to meet rising demand for beer in the continent. Its Africa business is the biggest recipient of capital expenditure and its fastest growing, with volumes in the last three months of 2011 up 11%.