Battleground China for A-B and SABMiller

By Chris Brook-Carter | 11 May 2004

A takeover battle is brewing for Harbin Brewery, China's fourth largest brewer, between Anheuser-Busch and SABMiller. Chris Brook-Carter takes a look at Harbin and asks why a brewer with no national presence and a 4% market share is proving such a tempting proposition for two global brewing giants.

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A takeover battle is brewing for Harbin Brewery, China's fourth largest brewer, between Anheuser-Busch and SABMiller. Chris Brook-Carter takes a look at Harbin and asks why a brewer with no national presence and a 4% market share is proving such a tempting proposition for two global brewing giants.

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