2013 American Craft Beer Stats From The Brewers Association
March 17, 2014
The Brewers Association released a report on 2013 craft beer, announcing the following stats:
Craft beer volume rose 18.6% to 15.6 million barrels.
Craft beer sales represented 7.8% of the total beer market volume in 2013, up from 6.5% in 2012.
Craft beer retail sales were $14.3 billion in 2013, up from $11.9 billion in 2012.
2,768 craft breweries were operating in the U.S. at the end of 2013, an increase of 15%.