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Beer Institute and NBWA Release Beer Industry Report

By July 3, 2017Top News

The Beer Institute and the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) released “Beer Serves America,” an economic study. The U.S. beer industry generates more than 2.23 million jobs and provides $103.3 billion in wages and benefits to American workers and families. The May 2017 report stated that brewers and beer importers employ 64,745 Americans and about 58-percent of brewing jobs are linked to large to mid-sized brewers and importers. The beer industry contributes more than $350 billion in economic output and beer distributors directly employ 134,240 Americans, according to the report.

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