Prazdroj investing CZK 1bn in production, exports stable.

Published: 03.11.2021 Related countries:  Czech Republic Czech Republic

Despite the effects of the coronavirus crisis, Plzeňský Prazdroj continues to invest CZK 1bn in production.

Despite the effects of the coronavirus crisis, Plzeňský Prazdroj continues to invest CZK 1bn in production. Spokesman Zdeněk Kovář stated for ČIANEWS that this year the brewery completed a new brewery in Nošovice, is expanding storage facilities in Pilsen and increasing brewing capacity in Popovice. In 2020, Prazdroj invested over CZK 500m in supporting pubs and restaurants. These included free exchanges of used beer, investments in outdoor seating or deferral of payments. In 2020, Plzeňský Prazdroj sold 6.69m hl of beer in the Czech Republic and over 4.5 m hl abroad. Of this, exports amounted to 1.82m hl and licensed production of Velkopopovický Kozel 2.7m hl. Slovakia, Germany and Poland remain the strongest trading territories. The current exports for 2021 are at a similar level as last year.

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