Brewpubs’ share of American breweries in 2009: 61 percent.
Their share of American breweries in 2015: 41 percent.
Craft beer’s share of the U.S. beer market in 2016: 12.3 percent.
Its share of the U.S. beer market in five years earlier: 5.7 percent.
Mexican beer sales in the U.S. in 2016: 22 million barrels.
Mexican beer’s share of the U.S. imported beer market: 66 percent.
Beer industry’s total economic impact on the U.S. economy in 2014: $252 billion.
Total beer industry employment, direct and indirect, in 2014: More than 1.75 million people.
Total wages paid to beer industry employees in 2014: More than $78 billion.
BrewDog’s imputed valuation: $1 billion (based on what the $263 million TSG Consumer Partners paid for a 23-percent stake).
Return on investment for BrewDog’s original investors: 2,800 percent.
Annual per capita beer consumption in New York City: 4 gallons.
Annual per capita beer consumption in Kiev, Ukraine: 27 gallons.
Number of beers at Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati: 132.
Number of beers at the average major league ballpark: 50.
April-13-2017 09:39 Filed in: Beer | Trivia