Beer

Italian Craft-Beer Consumption Tripled Since 2012

Craft-beer consumption in Italy has tripled since 2012, reaching 17.5 million hectolitres in 2014, according to figures published by the Brewers’ Union (Unionbirrai). This equates to a per-capita consumption of 30 litres per year, compared with a European average of 80 litres. Overall, consumption of craft beers in Italy is now equal to 3 per cent of total beer consumption.



Italian Craft-Beer Consumption Tripled Since 2012