The young, hops-happy economy is alluring for big brewers like Asahi and Anheuser-Busch InBev.
VOV.VN - Brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev Limited is considering an investment of nearly US$7 million to increase the production scale of two beer plants in Vietnam, according to the company’s Vice President for Asia Pacific South Ken Hitchcock.
State capital at the two brewers, Saigon Alcohol-Beer-Beverage JSC (Sabeco) and Hanoi Alcohol-Beer-Beverage JSC (Habeco), may soon be transferred to the State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC).
The local beer market is set to face tough competition due to a rising number of foreign brewers moving into the market after Vietnam joins the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), experts said.
(VOV) -Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest beer maker with famous beer brand name Budweiser, plans to build a brewery in Vietnam next year to tap the large and fast-growing Asia market.