Carlsberg Group entered Myanmar on February 1st, 2013 by forming a joint venture with Myanmar Golden Star Breweries (MGS). Carlsberg Myanmar commenced building a state-of-the-art brewery in Bago, a city 80 kilometers north of the country’s commercial capital Yangon, in October 2013.
The brewery filled its first bottle on May 7th, 2015 marking the official beginning of Carlsberg’s business operations in Myanmar. Carlsberg Myanmar brews two international brands – Carlsberg and Tuborg, as well as two local favourites - Yoma and Black Eagle, that are all distributed and sold nationwide.
Managed by a capable team – including skilled brewmasters and outstanding local talents – the facility uses high-quality water, the famous Bago rice and imported materials, such as malts and hops.
Managing Director, Myanmar Carlsberg
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|2013||Carlsberg enters into a joint venture with Myanmar Golden Star (MGS) in Myanmar|
|2013||Carlsberg holds ground-breaking ceremony to mark the commencement of the Bago brewery construction.|
|2015||The Bago brewery in Myanmar is officially inaugurated. Tuborg and YOMA are introduced to Myanmar consumers.|
|2015||The Carlsberg brand is added to the portfolio of Myanmar Carlsberg|
|2017||Yoma Special Brew is the latest addition to the Myanmar Carlsberg portfolio with an ABV of 6.5%|
|2018||Yoma Strong is the latest addition to the Myanmar Carlsberg portfolio with an ABV of 8.0%|
|2019||Launch Black Eagle Stout with an ABV of 8.8%. And Tuborg Strong, with an ABV of 6.1%, is also introduced. Carlsberg Myanmar wins 5 Myanmar Employer Awards including silver award for “People’s Choice”.|
|2020||Carlsberg Myanmar's Bago Brewery completes its sixth year without LTA. The company is recognized as a model employer with 4 awards at prestigious Myanmar employer awards.|
|2021||Carlsberg Myanmar delivers strong operating performance with remarkable revenue growth.|