Beer Imports Rise 5.9% in December

Imported shipments totaled 3,125,878 barrels, up more than 175,000 barrels (+5.9%) compared to December 2021, the Beer Institute said. Mexican imported beer stayed relatively level, up +3.2%  from last month and +0.2% year over year. Dutch imports jumped +69% compared to December 2021.

Total year-to-date shipments were also positive, up +2.9% for 2022 compared to 2021.