Day brewer in Russia

Today Russia celebrates the feast of the main branch of domestic beer producers — Day brewer. This professional holiday was established by the Board of the Union of Russian Brewers on January 23 in 2003 and is celebrated on the second Saturday of June.

The main purpose of the Day of the brewer is the formation of the Russian brewing traditions, strengthening the authority and prestige of the brewer, the culture of beer consumption in Russia.

On this day, the industry enterprises are honoring the best employees of the brewing industry, culture and entertainment, sports, festive events.

Brewing Russia today — is:

more than 300 breweries;

more than 1,500 brands of beer products, which include both national brands as well as popular regional brands;

more than 60,000 people working in the industry. One job in the brewing industry in addition to creating 10 jobs in related industries.

One of the fastest growing markets of non-oil sector of the Russian economy. In 2004, Russia produced more than 840 million liters of beer, the market grew by 11%. Almost 100% implementation of the enterprises in the industry of tax obligations to the budgets of all levels.

The Editorial Board of the "Calendar of events" congratulates all brewers with their professional holiday. We wish to develop dynamically, always maintain the highest quality of the beer and constantly expand the range of many favorite beverage.