Heineken is expanding its presence in the SSA region through its latest investment in building a brewery in Mozambique that will be operational in 2019. Mozambique scores poorly in our Risk/Reward Index for the potential of the beer industry, with a weak consumer profile unable to spend strongly on a per capita basis. However, its strong logistics development is attractive for Heineken as it...
A wealthy consumer base, that is embracing hypermarket offerings is driving sales growth for the likes of Carrefour and will be a key reason behind the company strengthening its operations in the Middle-East by acquiring G?ant hypermarkets, expanding its presence in UAE, Kuwait and Bahrain.
In a bid to diversify its portfolio away from a reliance on carbonated beverages, Coca-Cola is instigating an M&A drive, which we expect will be focused on increasing the company's exposure to functional beverages in line with consumer demand.
Spirits will enjoy strong growth in Nigeria's alcoholic drinks market over our five year forecast period, outperforming other alcoholic beverage categories. Rising incomes and favourable demographics will help drive this trend, as well as a crackdown on premium alternatives such as champagne. Companies such as Guinness Nigeria stand to benefit.
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