Global market review of malt whisky – forecasts to 2018

Published: April 2014

Publisher: just-drinks.com / IWSR

Product ref: 199319

Pages: 57

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The global market for single malt Scotch has hit a new high – selling some 7.8m cases (domestic and travel retail combined).

This latest report from just-drinks/IWSR provides a complete market analysis of the global malt whisky sector, offering an expert review of the markets, brands, categories and companies.

The report comments on such issues as:

  • premiumisation  - single malt is highly aspirational
  • growing demand for older, and much pricier, malts
  • shortage of supply - effects on profits
  • new entrants to the category
  • Asia’s growing acceptance of malt
  • Age statements and the conflicting views on this
  • Innovation  - driven by exclusivity and packaging

Data includes volume consumption by major and minor regions, global top 25 markets volume consumption, top 10 markets value and volume, and forecasts to 2018. The analysis is enhanced by quotes from some of the leading players in the market.

This report enables you to:

  • understand the size and scope of the market
  • see the trends driving the sector
  • hear what some of the leading players are saying about the category
  • get an angle on future performance

Table of contents

Executive summary 

Chapter 1 Scope of the market and recent performance 
Value performance 
Characteristics and growth drivers 

Chapter 2 Industry structure 
Leading companies 
William Grant & Sons 
Pernod Ricard 
Diageo 
Edrington Group 
Moët Hennessy-Louis Vuitton (LVMH) 
Suntory 
Campari 
Rise of the independents 

Chapter 3 Market segmentation 
Supply constraints 
Scope for premiumisation 
Asian evolution 
Blends versus malts 
Age statements 
Innovation trends 

Chapter 4 The markets 
United States 
Canada 
Europe 
France 
United Kingdom 
Germany 
Italy 
Spain
Sweden 
Russia 
Netherlands 
Belgium & Luxembourg 
Switzerland 
Asia 
Taiwan 
Japan 
Australia 
India 
China & Hong Kong 
South Korea 
Rest of World 
South Africa 
Travel retail 

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