Bottoms up! Craft beer movement in the US keeps growing.
The beer scene in the US is on the rise again as the latest figures from the Brewers Association shows that the craft brewing industry in 2012 was 15% by volume and 17% by dollars compared to growth in 2011 of 13% by volume and 15% by dollars.
Let’s take a look at the numbers:
US Breweries Operating as of March 2013
Regional Craft Breweries: 97
Total US Craft Breweries: 2,360
Large Non-Craft Breweries: 23
Other Non-Craft Breweries: 23
Total US Breweries: 2,416
Thinking of starting your own brewery? The Brewers Association has you covered.