Alcoholic Drinks in Japan

Published: August 2013

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Report description

2011 was a turbulent year in Japan with the March 11 earthquake and subsequent disasters; however, 2012 witnessed the slow recovery of alcoholic drinks following years of decline. Although marginal, total volume sales within the country were positive for the first time in well over a decade following such a weak performance in 2011, as consumers stayed in and reduced their alcohol consumption.

Euromonitor International's Alcoholic Drinks in Japan report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data (2008-2012), allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies, the leading brands and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market - be they legislative, distribution or pricing issues. Forecasts to 2017 illustrate how the market is set to change.

Product coverage: Beer, Cider/Perry, RTDs/High-Strength Premixes, Spirits, Wine.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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  • Get a detailed picture of the Alcoholic Drinks market;
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  • Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop.

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Table of contents

Executive Summary
A Long Awaited Return To Growth
Several Breakout Hit Categories for 2012
Domestic Players Continue To Drive New Concepts and Trends
Consumers Move Away From Traditional Channels
Consumers Expected To Stay in Home Environment for Alcoholic Consumption
Key Trends and Developments
Consumption of Alcoholic Drinks Stimulated A Year After the Earthquake
Smaller Packages Increase Presence Due To the Demographic Shift
Shift of Consumer Mindset Leads To the Growth of Grape Wine
Key New Product Launches
Summary 1 Key New Product Developments 2011-2012
Specialist Retailers Continue To Struggle
Summary 2 Leading Specialist Retailers 2012
Market Merger and Acquisition Activity
Market Background
Legislation
Table 1 Number of On-trade Establishments by Type 2007-2012
Taxation and Duty Levies
Table 2 Taxation and Duty Levies on Alcoholic Drinks 2012
Table 3 Typical Wholesaler and Retailer Mark-ups by Sector 2012
Table 4 Selling Margin of a Typical Beer Brand in Retail Channel that uses Wholesalers 2012
Table 5 Selling Margin of a Typical Beer Brand in Retail Channel that does not use Wholesalers 2012
Table 6 Selling Margin of a Typical Wine Brand in Retail Channel that uses Wholesalers 2012
Table 7 Selling Margin of a Typical Wine Brand in Retail Channel that Does Not Use Wholesalers 2012
Table 8 Selling Margin of a Typical Spirits Brand in Retail Channel that uses Wholesalers 2012
Table 9 Selling Margin of a Typical Spirits Brand in Retail Channel that does not use Wholesalers 2012
Operating Environment
Contraband/parallel Trade
Duty Free
Cross-border/private Imports
Market Indicators
Table 10 Retail Consumer Expenditure on Alcoholic Drinks 2007-2012
Market Data
Table 11 Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category: Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 12 Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category: Total Value 2007-2012
Table 13 Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 14 Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category: % Total Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 15 Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category by On-trade vs Off-trade: Volume 2012
Table 16 Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category by On-trade vs Off-trade: Value 2012
Table 17 Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Volume 2012
Table 18 Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Value 2012
Table 19 GBO Company Shares of Alcoholic Drinks: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 20 Distribution of Alcoholic Drinks by Format: % Off-trade Value 2007-2012
Table 21 Distribution of Alcoholic Drinks by Format by Category: % Off-trade Volume 2012
Table 22 Forecast Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category: Total Volume 2012-2017
Table 23 Forecast Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category: Total Value 2012-2017
Table 24 Forecast Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2012-2017
Table 25 Forecast Sales of Alcoholic Drinks by Category: % Total Value Growth 2012-2017
Definitions
Published Data Comparisons
Sources
Summary 3 Research Sources
Asahi Breweries Ltd in Alcoholic Drinks (japan)
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 4 Asahi Breweries Ltd: Key Facts
Summary 5 Asahi Breweries Ltd: Operational Indicators
Company Background
Production
Competitive Positioning
Summary 6 Asahi Breweries Ltd: Competitive Position 2012
Choya Umeshu Co Ltd in Alcoholic Drinks (japan)
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 7 Choya Umeshu Co Ltd: Key Facts
Summary 8 Choya Umeshu Co Ltd: Operational Indicators
Company Background
Production
Competitive Positioning
Summary 9 Choya Umeshu Co Ltd: Competitive Position 2012
Hakutsuru Sake Brewing Co Ltd in Alcoholic Drinks (japan)
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 10 Hakutsuru Sake Brewing Co Ltd: Key Facts
Summary 11 Hakutsuru Sake Brewing Co Ltd: Operational Indicators
Company Background
Production
Competitive Positioning
Summary 12 Hakutsuru Sake Brewing Co Ltd: Competitive Position 2012
Kirin Brewery Co Ltd in Alcoholic Drinks (japan)
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 13 Kirin Brewery Co Ltd: Key Facts
Summary 14 Kirin Brewery Co Ltd: Operational Indicators
Company Background
Production
Competitive Positioning
Summary 15 Kirin Brewery Co Ltd: Competitive Position 2012
Mercian Corp in Alcoholic Drinks (japan)
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 16 Mercian Corp: Key Facts
Company Background
Production
Competitive Positioning
Summary 17 Mercian Corp: Competitive Position 2012
Orion Breweries Ltd in Alcoholic Drinks (japan)
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 18 Orion Breweries Ltd: Key Facts
Summary 19 Orion Breweries Ltd: Operational Indicators
Company Background
Production
Competitive Positioning
Summary 20 Orion Breweries Ltd: Competitive Position 2012
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 21 Sapporo Breweries Ltd: Key Facts
Summary 22 Sapporo Breweries Ltd: Operational Indicators
Company Background
Production
Competitive Positioning
Summary 23 Sapporo Breweries Ltd: Competitive Position 2012
Suntory Holdings Ltd in Alcoholic Drinks (japan)
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 24 Suntory Holdings Ltd: Key Facts
Summary 25 Suntory Holdings Ltd: Operational Indicators
Company Background
Production
Competitive Positioning
Summary 26 Suntory Holdings Ltd: Competitive Position 2012
Takara Shuzo Co Ltd in Alcoholic Drinks (japan)
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 27 Takara Shuzo Co Ltd: Key Facts
Summary 28 Takara Shuzo Co Ltd: Operational Indicators
Company Background
Production
Competitive Positioning
Summary 29 Takara Shuzo Co Ltd: Competitive Position 2012
Yamaya Corp in Alcoholic Drinks (japan)
Strategic Direction
Key Facts
Summary 30 Yamaya Corp: Key Facts
Summary 31 Yamaya Corp: Operational Indicators
Internet Strategy
Company Background
Private Label
Summary 32 Yamaya Corp: Private Label Portfolio
Competitive Positioning
Summary 33 Yamaya Corp: Competitive Position 2012
Headlines
Trends
Production, Imports and Exports
Competitive Landscape
Prospects
Category Background
Lager Price Band Methodology
Summary 34 Lager by Price Band 2012
Table 26 Number of Breweries 2007-2012
Category Data
Table 27 Sales of Beer by Category: Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 28 Sales of Beer by Category: Total Value 2007-2012
Table 29 Sales of Beer by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 30 Sales of Beer by Category: % Total Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 31 Sales of Beer by On-trade vs Off-trade: Volume 2007-2012
Table 32 Sales of Beer by On-trade vs Off-trade: Value 2007-2012
Table 33 Sales of Beer by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 34 Sales of Beer by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 35 GBO Company Shares of Beer: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 36 NBO Company Shares of Beer: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 37 LBN Brand Shares of Beer: % Total Volume 2009-2012
Table 38 Production, Imports and Exports of Beer: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 39 Imports of Beer by Country of Origin: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 40 Imports of Beer by Country of Origin: Total Value 2006-2011
Table 41 Exports of Beer by Country of Destination: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 42 Exports of Beer by Country of Destination: Total Value 2006-2011
Table 43 Forecast Sales of Beer by Category: Total Volume 2012-2017
Table 44 Forecast Sales of Beer by Category: Total Value 2012-2017
Table 45 Forecast Sales of Beer by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2012-2017
Table 46 Forecast Sales of Beer by Category: % Total Value Growth 2012-2017
Headlines
Trends
Production, Imports and Exports
Competitive Landscape
Prospects
Category Data
Table 47 Sales of Cider/Perry: Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 48 Sales of Cider/Perry: Total Value 2007-2012
Table 49 Sales of Cider/Perry: % Total Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 50 Sales of Cider/Perry: % Total Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 51 Sales of Cider/Perry by On-trade vs Off-trade: Volume 2007-2012
Table 52 Sales of Cider/Perry by On-trade vs Off-trade: Value 2007-2012
Table 53 Sales of Cider/Perry by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 54 Sales of Cider/Perry by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 55 NBO Company Shares of Cider/Perry: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 56 LBN Brand Shares of Cider/Perry: % Total Volume 2009-2012
Table 57 Forecast Sales of Cider/Perry: Total Volume 2012-2017
Table 58 Forecast Sales of Cider/Perry: Total Value 2012-2017
Table 59 Forecast Sales of Cider/Perry: % Total Volume Growth 2012-2017
Table 60 Forecast Sales of Cider/Perry: % Total Value Growth 2012-2017
Headlines
Trends
Competitive Landscape
Prospects
Category Data
Table 61 Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by Category: Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 62 Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by Category: Total Value 2007-2012
Table 63 Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 64 Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by Category: % Total Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 65 Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by On-trade vs Off-trade: Volume 2007-2012
Table 66 Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by On-trade vs Off-trade: Value 2007-2012
Table 67 Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 68 Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 69 GBO Company Shares of RTDS/High-strength Premixes: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 70 NBO Company Shares of RTDS/High-strength Premixes: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 71 LBN Brand Shares of RTDS/High-strength Premixes: % Total Volume 2009-2012
Table 72 Forecast Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by Category: Total Volume 2012-2017
Table 73 Forecast Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by Category: Total Value 2012-2017
Table 74 Forecast Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2012-2017
Table 75 Forecast Sales of RTDS/High-strength Premixes by Category: % Total Value Growth 2012-2017
Headlines
Trends
Production, Imports and Exports
Competitive Landscape
Prospects
Category Background
Vodka, Gin, Other Blended Scotch and Dark and White Rum Whisky Price Band Methodology
Summary 35 Benchmark Brands 2012
Category Data
Table 76 Sales of Spirits by Category: Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 77 Sales of Spirits by Category: Total Value 2007-2012
Table 78 Sales of Spirits by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 79 Sales of Spirits by Category: % Total Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 80 Sales of Spirits by On-trade vs Off-trade: Volume 2007-2012
Table 81 Sales of Spirits by On-trade vs Off-trade: Value 2007-2012
Table 82 Sales of Spirits by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 83 Sales of Spirits by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 84 Sales of Dark Rum by Price Platform: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 85 Sales of White Rum by Price Platform: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 86 Sales of Other Blended Scotch Whisky by Price Platform: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 87 Sales of Gin by Price Platform: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 88 Sales of Vodka by Price Platform: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 89 Sales of Vodka by Flavoured vs Non-flavoured: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 90 GBO Company Shares of Spirits: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 91 NBO Company Shares of Spirits: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 92 LBN Brand Shares of Spirits: % Total Volume 2009-2012
Table 93 Production, Imports and Exports of Spirits: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 94 Imports of Spirits by Country of Origin: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 95 Imports of Spirits by Country of Origin: Total Value 2006-2011
Table 96 Exports of Spirits by Country of Destination: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 97 Exports of Spirits by Country of Destination: Total Value 2006-2011
Table 98 Production, Imports and Exports of Brandy & Cognac: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 99 Production, Imports and Exports of Rum: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 100 Production, Imports and Exports of Whiskies: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 101 Production, Imports and Exports of Gin: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 102 Production, Imports and Exports of Vodka: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 103 Forecast Sales of Spirits by Category: Total Volume 2012-2017
Table 104 Forecast Sales of Spirits by Category: Total Value 2012-2017
Table 105 Forecast Sales of Spirits by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2012-2017
Table 106 Forecast Sales of Spirits by Category: % Total Value Growth 2012-2017
Headlines
Trends
Production, Imports and Exports
Competitive Landscape
Prospects
Category Data
Table 107 Sales of Wine by Category: Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 108 Sales of Wine by Category: Total Value 2007-2012
Table 109 Sales of Wine by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 110 Sales of Wine by Category: % Total Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 111 Sales of Wine by On-trade vs Off-trade: Volume 2007-2012
Table 112 Sales of Wine by On-trade vs Off-trade: Value 2007-2012
Table 113 Sales of Wine by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Volume Growth 2007-2012
Table 114 Sales of Wine by On-trade vs Off-trade: % Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 115 Sales of Still Red Wine by Price Segment: % Off-trade Volume 2007-2012
Table 116 Sales of Still White Wine by Price Segment: % Off-trade Volume 2007-2012
Table 117 Sales of Still Rosé Wine by Price Segment: % Off-trade Volume 2007-2012
Table 118 Sales of Other Sparkling Wine by Price Segment: % Off-trade Volume 2007-2012
Table 119 Sales of Still Red Wine by Grape/Varietal Type: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 120 Sales of Still White Wine by Grape/Varietal Type: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 121 Sales of Still Rosé Wine by Grape/Varietal Type: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 122 Sales of Still Red Wine by Quality Classification: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 123 Sales of Still White Wine by Quality Classification: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 124 Sales of Still Rosé Wine by Quality Classification: % Total Volume 2007-2012
Table 125 GBO Company Shares of Still Light Grape Wine: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 126 NBO Company Shares of Still Light Grape Wine: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 127 LBN Brand Shares of Still Light Grape Wine: % Total Volume 2009-2012
Table 128 GBO Company Shares of Champagne: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 129 NBO Company Shares of Champagne: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 130 LBN Brand Shares of Champagne: % Total Volume 2009-2012
Table 131 GBO Company Shares of Other Sparkling Wine: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 132 NBO Company Shares of Other Sparkling Wine: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 133 LBN Brand Shares of Other Sparkling Wine: % Total Volume 2009-2012
Table 134 GBO Company Shares of Fortified Wine and Vermouth: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 135 NBO Company Shares of Fortified Wine and Vermouth: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 136 LBN Brand Shares of Fortified Wine and Vermouth: % Total Volume 2009-2012
Table 137 GBO Company Shares of Non-grape Wine: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 138 NBO Company Shares of Non-grape Wine: % Total Volume 2008-2012
Table 139 LBN Brand Shares of Non-grape Wine: % Total Volume 2009-2012
Table 140 Production, Imports and Exports of Wine: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 141 Imports of Wine by Country of Origin: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 142 Imports of Wine by Country of Origin: Total Value 2006-2011
Table 143 Exports of Wine by Country of Destination: Total Volume 2006-2011
Table 144 Exports of Wine by Country of Destination: Total Value 2006-2011
Table 145 Forecast Sales of Wine by Category: Total Volume 2012-2017
Table 146 Forecast Sales of Wine by Category: Total Value 2012-2017
Table 147 Forecast Sales of Wine by Category: % Total Volume Growth 2012-2017
Table 148 Forecast Sales of Wine by Category: % Total Value Growth 2012-2017













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