Tsingtao Brewery Eyes China’s Northern Markets with its Expansion into Hebei Province

Tsingtao Brewery acquired a local beer producer in North China’s Hebei province, and launched a joint venture with another in Shijiazhuang [e.g. Jiahe Brewery], wrapping up a storm of expansion in 2013. In a press release, Tsingtao said it would acquire Xinzhonglou, a 64-year-old brewery in Zhangjiakou on Dec 29…Full Article: China Daily Jan 2014

Denmark’s Carlsberg Looks to Acquire an Additional 30% Stake in Chongqing Brewery

Chinese beer stocks took a frothy turn Tuesday after one of the world’s leading brewers was seen reaffirming its interest in the country’s emerging beer market. Shanghai-listed beer maker Chongqing Brewery Co (CBC) announced Tuesday in an exchange filing that it had received a 2.93 billion yuan ($470.56 million) offer to sell an additional 30.3% 

Anheuser-Busch InBev to Acquire Jiangxi Province-based Brewery

An insider at Anheuser-Busch InBev (Nanchang) Co. said that Anheuser-Busch InBev has signed an acquisition agreement with Nanchang Asian Brewery (Nanchang Brewery). The general secretary of the Nanchang Wine Industry Association described Nanchang Brewery as focusing on the medium-end and low-end market, with their main brands Xuejin and Nanchang beer. If Anheuser-Busch can acquire the