Brewers Association Reports Annual Growth Figures for Small and Independent Brewers

 
Boulder, CO β€’ March 16, 2015β€”The Brewers Association (BA), the trade association representing small and independent American craft brewers, today released 2014 data on U.S. craft brewing(1) growth. For the first-time ever, craft brewers reached double-digit (11 percent) volume share of the marketplace.  
 
In 2014, craft brewers produced 22.2 million barrels, and saw an 18 percent rise in volume(2) and a 22 percent increase in retail dollar value.  Retail dollar value(3) was estimated at $19.6 billion representing 19.3 percent market share. 

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