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Foreign beer brands threatening South Korea brewers on price

Friday, April 15, 2016 - 05:50

South Korean brewers are rolling out new products with higher malt content, expanding exports and making their case to the authorities that local laws hamstring their ability to compete.


SOUTH Korean beer drinkers are drinking to the more robust flavours of imported brands, encouraged in part by attractive discounts for multi-packs - so much so that local brewers are crying foul over pricing tactics and have asked for government help.

Beer imports surged 43

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