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Subject: Beer Market Share Date: 1/21/2010 4:01 PM
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Wall Street Journal has article today reporting that beer sales by barrels declined 2.2% in 2009.  
Only Boston Beer and Yuengling had increases.

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB2000142405274870340570457501......

Market share data derived from the article are as follows--

Beer Market Share by bbl 2009			
			
	        2009*	%	
Anheuser-Busch 104,800	52.00	
Miller Coors	63,300	31.41	
Crown Imports** 11,000	5.46	
Heineken	8,575 	4.25	
Pabst	        5,775	2.87	
Diegeo/Guiness	2,650	1.31	
Boston Beer	2,025	1.00	
Yuengling	2,025	1.00	
Labatt USA	1,405	0.70	
			
	      201,555		
			
* thousands bbls			
**Corona, Modelo, etc			
			
Source:  Wall Street Journal Jan 21, 2010, p B1			
References:  Beer Marketers Insights
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