back to top
Sunday, May 26, 2024
34 C

AB InBev shows interest in extending Mysuru unit, to invest Rs 500 crore



Brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) that has set up a brewery unit in Mysuru has expressed interest to extend its plant by investing another Rs 500 crore.

AB InBev’s Chief Executive (Asia-Pacific zone) Jan Craps met Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday and showed interest to invest more in the State, the CMO said in a release.

It said AB InBev is an American-Belgian multinational drink and brewing company based in Leuven, Belgium. This company has set up a brewery unit in Mysuru and wanted to extend its plan by investing another Rs 500 crore.

The State was appreciated for having the best Excise policy and also a good industry-friendly atmosphere, it further said, adding that the company intends to make more investments in Karnataka.
Responding to the interest evinced, the Chief Minister promised all help from the State government.

AB InBev is one among the Fortune 500 companies in the world and has manufacturing units in 150 countries. In India, its headquarters is located in Bengaluru.

The Mysuru unit has around 2,000 employees and nearly 79 per cent of working is through renewable sources of energy.

With the expansion of this brewery, the State treasury would get an additional revenue of Rs 200-300 crore, besides creation of direct and indirect jobs, the release added.

The above news was originally posted on

Aabkari Times Editorial Team
Aabkari Times is a monthly news magazine on Liquor, Excise and Alcohol allied industry; being published since 2009 by the expertise of retired excise dept. associates and alco-bev industry professionals as our editorial team. Our magazine contains different new alco-bev strategic and new brand launch articles as well as news on recent govt. policies, trends on alcohol industry and other important data relevant to the distilleries and industry at the mass.

Subscribe to our magazine

━ more like this

Oil Marketing Companies Seek Bids for Ethanol Supply in ESY 2023-24

In ESY 2023-24, Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) are seeking bids for the supply of approximately 66 crore litres of Denatured Anhydrous Ethanol. Bidders are...

Haryana’s New Excise Policy to Raise Liquor Prices, Introduce Tracking System

The Haryana government has given the green light to a comprehensive excise policy for the fiscal year 2024-25, slated to take effect from June...

Radico Khaitan Unveils Last Three Bottles of Rampur Signature Reserve at Hyderabad Airport Duty-Free

Radico Khaitan proudly marks its entry into Hyderabad Airport Duty-Free, unveiling the last three bottles of the globally acclaimed Rampur Signature Reserve Indian Single...

Karnataka Government Elevates Liquor Retail with Premium Boutique in Bengaluru

The Karnataka government has inaugurated a high-end liquor boutique in Bengaluru, located at Basaveshwara Nagar, marking a significant step in enhancing the state's retail...

New Year Cheers : A State-by-State Look at India’s New Year Liquor Surge

As the revelry of New Year's Eve subsides, India witnesses a notable surge in liquor sales, indicating a vibrant start to the year. Here's...