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No beer imported from Ukraine in May

No beer was imported by Belarus from Ukraine this past May as a result of the introduction of trade restrictions, according to official statistics.

Russia\'s planned ban on beer in plastic bottles expected to hit Belarusian breweries hard

Russia\'s State Duma gave first-reading approval to a draft law providing for the ban.

Belarus suspends import of Ukrainian beer

Beer imports from Ukraine have been suspended because of the failure of importers to meet the licensing requirement...

Belarus suspends import of Ukrainian beer

Beer imports from Ukraine have been suspended because of the failure of importers to meet the licensing requirement...

Belarus\' beer market will not grow any time soon, CEO says

  Belarus' beer market will not grow any time soon because beer prices will rise faster than consumer prices in general, Mikhail Chechanew, director general of Minsk-based brewery AAT Alivaryya, told reporters on Thursday.

Belarusian brewers have to fight for every store shelf, official says

Ailing Belarusian brewers have to fight for every store shelf to beat foreign rivals, Ivan Danchanka, chairman of state food industry conglomerate Beldzyarzhkharchpram, said at a meeting held by the Presidium of the Council of Ministers on Tuesday, as quoted by

Minsk regional government lifts ban on beer sales at public transport stops

The Minsk Regional Executive Committee has lifted its ban on retail sales of beer and other beverages with a low alcohol content at public transport stops.

Small business association urges Lukashenka to hold conference on ban on beer sales at kiosks

The Perspektyva small business association has called on Alyaksandr Lukashenka to chair a “round-table” conference on beer sales at kiosks and other small retail outlets, BelaPAN reports.

Minsk launches inquiry into suspected dumping of beer from Ukraine

The Belarusian foreign ministry has launched an inquiry into what it believes to be the dumping of beer from Ukraine, BelaPAN reports.

Over 200 sole entrepreneurs to gather in Minsk next week to discuss restrictions on beer sales, assistance to producers in selling stocks

More than 200 sole entrepreneurs from across Belarus will gather in Minsk on September 21 to discuss restrictions on retail sales of beer, the possibility of assisting domestic producers in selling out their stocks and contribution to the government's efforts to tackle the

Small business association urges Lukashenka to allow kiosks to sell Belarusian beer

The Perspektyva small business association has urged Alyaksandr Lukashenka to lift a ban on beer sales at retail kiosks, saying that it would help many domestic breweries trim their inventories.

Government set to increase beer exports to six million decaliters in 2010

Belarus' breweries are to increase their exports to a total of six million decaliters in 2010, 13 times more than in 2007, under the amended brewing industry development program for the period between 2006 and 2010.

Heineken spends $11 million on modernization of Babruysk-based Syabar

  Heineken NV has invested $11 million in the modernization of the Babruysk-based Sabar brewery, Syabar CEO Ela Klinyuk said at a news conference in Babruysk on Tuesday.

Belarusian cabinet expected to abolish restrictions on Russian beer imports

The Belarusian Council of Ministers is expected to abolish restrictions on the import of beer from Russia, Vladimir Kuznetsov, spokesman for the Russian Union of Brewers, told BelaPAN.