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08 Aug - 10 Aug 2005
Crop 2005
2rs Barley €120.0-121.0     
6rw Barley €107.0-109.0     

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Average barley market prices are French and are estimated on FOB Creil basis.
Average malt market prices are estimated on FOB Antwerp basis.
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Arrows indicate the direction of the change.

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Equities of the Largest Breweries

Top Industry News
USA: Anheuser-Busch launches Tilt- a new, innovative malt beverage... Click here

UK: Scottish & Newcastle releases financial results speaking about strong performance... Click here

Japan: Kirin brewery announces lower operating profit... Click here

Czech Republic: Czech Anti-Monopoly Office gives OK to Plzensky Prazdro... Click here

Canada: Big Rock Brewery Income Trust Announces 2nd Quarter Results... Click here

EU: Analysts about malt quotes... Click here

World: Global barley trade to North Africa, Jordan, Saudi-Arabia and Japan... Click here

France: The latest standing of barley crops... Click here

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USA: North Carolina takes the first step in removing alcohol cap on beverages ...more info

USA: Oxford unlikely to accept cold beer sales ...more info

UK: Green King announces director’s shareholdings ...more info

Romania: Barley harvest sharply down ...more info

Hungary: Barley harvest nearly completed ...more info

Germany: EU’s directive over barmaids’ dress code, engenders fury in Bavaria ...more info

Germany: Chancellor Gerhard Schr?der visits Altona’s Holsten brewery ...more info

Germany: Mild beers –the new beer industry’s increasing trend ...more info

USA: McMenamin wants St. Edward State’s historic seminary building as a pub and conference centre ...more info

Canada: CWB ends most challenging marketing year in memory ...more info

New Zealand: DB’s Amstel Light rising star in light beer category ...more info

Japan: Japanese beer for children enjoying tremendous popularity ...more info

Philippines: Brewer San Miguel feeling the economic pinch ...more info

Bahrain:Four Indians jailed for running illegal brewery in Bahrain ...more info

USA: Hot weather helps Minnesota’s barley harvest ...more info

Brewery News

USA: Anheuser-Busch launches Tilt- a new, innovative malt beverage

As contemporary adults across the country prepare to kick off a fresh week of happy hours and nights out on the town, Anheuser-Busch is kicking off the phased, nationwide launch of Tilt, a new, innovative malt beverage featuring an assorted blend of caffeine, guarana, and ginseng, announced the brewer on August 8.

This “5 p.m. after-work drink,” which offers a bold berry-flavor, is part of the emerging, flavored caffeinated malt beverage category and an ideal choice for those seeking something new to help start the night.

“From happy hour to a night out at a club, contemporary adults are looking for innovative beverages that fit into their fast-paced, highly-social lifestyles,” said Pat McGauley, vice president, Innovation/New Products, Anheuser-Busch, Inc. “Tilt was developed with this in mind because it is suited to a variety of drinking occasions.”
Tilt is brewed with two-row malt, natural grains, hops, yeast and water and infused with raspberry flavor, caffeine, guarana and ginseng at Anheuser-Busch’s Cartersville Brewery. It is fermented at cold temperatures and allowed to develop natural carbonation as it slowly matures.

“The nationwide launch of Tilt demonstrates Anheuser-Busch’s commitment to the development of innovative new alcohol beverages,” said McGauley. “We recognize that contemporary adults have many choices ...

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UK: Scottish & Newcastle releases financial results speaking about strong performance

Scottish & Newcastle announced on August 9 its half year financial results.

• Organic growth in beer volumes of 5.5%
• EPS +9.9% on a comparable basis
• UK - Strong performance, market share growth drives operating profit growth of 11%
• BBH - 14% volume growth and 32% operating profit growth
• International - Difficult market conditions in Western Europe contribute to a 10% fall in operating profit
• Interim dividend for six months to 30 June 2005 – 7.04p

S&N adopted International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) on 1 January 2005. A full reconciliation between UK GAAP and IFRS for the year to 31 December 2004 was published on 26 April 2005. The comparatives for the last year in this release are under IFRS.

Commenting on the results, Chairman, Sir Brian Stewart said:-‘This is a good performance, with underlying profit up 4.0%, with earnings per share up 9.9% on a comparable basis and free cash flow of GBP96m. S&N has a strong balance of interests and market positions in the UK, Western Europe and key rapidly growing markets, in particular Russia and India. This breadth of activity has stood the business well during these six months when we have been able to rise to ...

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Japan: Kirin brewery announces lower operating profit

The Japanese brewer, Kirin announced on August 10, its 1/2 year operating profit dropped 16 % with its popular beer-like drink failing to boost its overall beer-related sales...

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Czech Republic: Czech Anti-Monopoly Office gives OK to Plzensky Prazdroj

The Czech Anti-Monopoly Office has accepted the plans of Plzensky Prazdroj brewery to set up its own network of Pilsner Urquell Original Restaurants...

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Canada: Big Rock Brewery Income Trust Announces 2nd Quarter Results

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust reported on August 5, to Unitholders its unaudited consolidated financial results for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2005. ...

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Malt News

EU: Analysts about malt quotes

Firmer EU malting barley prices and good malt call-offs since early June have in the end led to higher malt quotes...

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Barley News

World: Global barley trade to North Africa, Jordan, Saudi-Arabia and Japan

The trade of barley to North Africa, Jordan, Saudi-Arabia and Japan in July was well above 1 million tonnes,

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France: The latest standing of barley crops

In France the crop of winter barley is not entirely done in the North, but generally results are very good.

Esterel barley came off the fields with good yields, average ...

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Stockholm Beer & Whisky Festival
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