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.
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.
Source: CIANEWS CZ