The Alivaria brewery in Minsk was established in 1864. It has 860 employees and a brewing capacity of 1.2 million hL. The company's main brand, 'Alivaria', is one of the most recognised brands in Belarus.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) had been a major shareholder in Alivaria since 2005 and was looking for an international partner to help develop the business. It now holds 7.8% of the shares.
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30 Kiseleva str.
Minsk 220002, Belarus
Head of Corporate Affairs, Alivaria Brewery
|1864||Alivaria Brewery established|
|2005||The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development becomes a major shareholder|
|2006||Carlsberg invests (through BBH) in Alivaria Brewery|
|2011||Carlsberg Group becomes the majority shareholder|