From many breweries to only a few brewing corporations

Globalisation is a huge economic trend and also applies to the brewing industry. Fewer than a dozen corporations are big players in the beer business.

Corporations and beer bosses will be on show in Murau. Neat, tidy and according to size.

Anheuser-Busch – eine historische Braustätte des heutigen Biergiganten.
Foto: yesterdays_paper

Heineken is a corporation under which many beers are brewed in Austria.
Foto: kk

The Tsingtao beer brewery building in the Chinese city of Qingdao.
Foto: M. Weitzel

Beer from the Bohemian town of České Budějovice/Budweis has legendary character. And is still independent!
Foto: GFreihalter