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Distilleries in Canada: Market Research Report

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Distilleries in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 31214CA | Jan 2017

On the rocks: Canadian distilleries continue to be marginalized by major international competition

IBISWorld’s Distilleries market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Distilleries industry in Canada is currently at a crossroads. While hard liquor remains a popular alcoholic beverage, demand for domestically produced spirits is increasingly vulnerable to the effects of globalization. Imports represent a significant portion of consumers' demand for distilled spirits, but steady increases in imports over the past five years have come at the expense of domestic distillers. Industry revenue is projected to grow slowly over five years to 2016. Over the five years to 2021, IBISWorld anticipates that continued consolidation among the world's largest alcoholic beverage producers will continue at an accelerating rate, causing the Distilleries industry to decline in relevance even further... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The Distilleries industry contains relatively few domestic producers of alcohol due to regulatory restrictions and the high degree of competition from foreign alcohol brands. As a result, industry distilleries prefer to locate their facilities as close as possible to areas with high populations. Ontario represents the highest concentration of industry establishments, holding 29.3% of industry distilleries. British Columbia and Quebec represent a respective 27.4% and 21.6% of establishments. Not coincidentally, these three provinces represent the three largest areas in terms of total population densities. Ontario, Quebec and British Columbia hold a respective 38.8%, 23.1% and 13.3% t.. purchase to read more


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What is the Distilleries Industry?

This industry consists of distilleries that purchase ingredients, such as grain, corn, rice, potatoes and sugar, and manufacture them into alcoholic spirits. These beverages are then bottled and sold to liquor distributors, licensed retailers and drinking establishments.

Industry Products
VodkaWhiskyRumLiqueursGin, brandy, tequila and other spirits
Industry Activities
Distilling liquorsBlending liquorsBottling liquors

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