Brewing market, moderate increase also in 2018

The brewing market registered a 3% increase, with a volume of up to 16.6 million Hl; The beer consumption per capita was 85 liters; The segment of non-alcoholic beers, up by 30%; Glass packaging, up by 3.65 pp over the last four years; PET packaging, down by 5.83 pp over the last four years


Brewing market, moderate increase in 2017

The brewing market registered a 2% increase, with a volume of 16.11 million Hl; The beer consumption per capita was 82 l; The beer industry directly and indirectly generates more than 85,000 jobs nationwide; Fiscal predictability and a stable economic context remain the main factors for the preservation of the balance on the brewing market


Brewers of Romania Association has a new leadership

The Brewers of Romania Association has appointed in January a new leadership, with Shachar Shaine, president of United Romanian Breweries Bereprod (URBB) Company, as President of the Association, and Julia Leferman appointed as General Manager.


Changes within the Brewers of Romania Association

After twelve years marked by many acomplishments, Constantin Bratu has decided to leave the position of General Manager of the Brewers of Romania Association to further pursue new professional challenges. The activities of the Brewers of Romania Association will be coordinated, starting this May, by the Secretary General of the organization, Ciprian Sandu, under the supervison of the Chairman of the Board.


The beer market returns in 2015 to an upward trend, with a growth in volume of 6.5%

Bucharest, April 5th, 2016: The Brewers of Romania Association announces the beer market evolution in 2015: The volume of the beer market reached 15.8 million hl in 2015, up by 6.5% as compared to the volume registered in the previous year The level of consumption per capita increased to 80 l in 2015, from 74 […]


A new President for the Brewers of Romania

The members of the Brewers of Romania have elected Mr. Igor Tikhonov, President of Ursus Breweries, as their President. Starting January, Igor Tikhonov is taking over the position from Lucian Ghinea, President of Bergenbier SA, who acted as President of the Association throughout 2015.


Beer, Romanians’ favorite drink with their meals

Widely recognized for its capacity to perfectly complement the taste of food, beer is the Romanians’ favorite drink with their meals. This is the conclusion of a research carried out by the market research company Gfk Romania at the request of the Brewers of Romania Association.


Fiscal pressure took its toll on the beer sector in 2014 as well: the beer market decreased by 8.6% in volume

The Brewers of Romania Association announces the evolution of the beer market in 2014: The beer market volume amounted to only 14.9 million hl in 2014, down by 8.6% compared to last year, The consumption level per capita decreased to 74 l in 2014, from 81 l


10,000 Romanians have already signed the online petition Save the Beer

Only two months and a half after the launch of the online petition Save the Beer, 10,000 Romanians have already signed it, asking the Government to establish the excise on beer at the minimum European level.


A new President for the Brewers of Romania

The members of the Brewers of Romania are electing as their President Mr. Lucian Ghinea, Managing Director Bergenbier SA, part of Molson Coors Group. As of this month, Lucian Ghinea will take over from Onno Rombouts, Managing Director Heineken Romania, who acted as President of the Association throughout 2014.