Carlsberg Ukraine

Carlsberg Group in Ukraine

Carlsberg Ukraine directly employs more than 1,500 people and owns breweries in the cities of Zaporizhzhia, Kyiv, and Lviv, with Lviv Brewery being the oldest industrial brewery of the country. Carlsberg Ukraine offers a range of beers, alcoholic and soft drinks, including Lvivske, Robert Doms, Baltika, Carlsberg, Tuborg, Kronenbourg 1664, Arsenal, Zhigulivske bottled in Zaporizhzhia, Kvas Taras, Somersby, Guinness, Seth & Riley's Garage, Warsteiner, Grimbergen and more.

In 2018, Carlsberg Ukraine ranked number 1 in the Ukrainian beer market with a volume market share of 32.5% - 1.3 percentage points higher compared to 2017. Somersby Cider and Kvas Taras continue to lead in their product categories.

Key Facts

Breweries: 3
Market Position: 1
Market Share: 31%


Kyiv Brewery
137, Pyrohivskiy shliakh Str.
03026 Kyiv
Tel: +380 44 490 29 29

Zaporizhzhya Brewery
6, Vasylia Stusa Str.
69076 Zaporizhzhya
Tel: +380 612 86 90 08

Lviv Brewery
18, Kleparivska Str.
Lviv, 79007
Tel: +380 322 94 80 02



Managing Director, Carlsberg Ukraine

Evgeny Shevchenko

Media Relations

Senior Corporate Affairs Director, Carlsberg Ukraine

Yevgeniya Piddubna


Key Dates

1715 Lviv Brewery is established
1974 Zaporizhzhia Brewery is built
1996 Baltic Beverages Holding starts co-operation with the brewery in Zaporizhzhia
1998 Carlsberg Ukraine launches Slavutich as its first local brand
1999 A contract of co-operation between Baltic Beverages Holding and Lviv Brewery is signed
2004 Kiev Brewery is built
2005 First Ukrainian beer museum is opened at Lviv brewery
2011 Somersby cider is launched
2012 Carlsberg is the Official beer of the Championship UEFA EURO 2012™ held in Ukraine and Poland
2012 The Company is renamed to Carlsberg Ukraine
2014 Zaporizhzhia brewery celebrates its 40th anniversary and Kiev brewery celebrates its 10th.
2015 Lviv brewery celebrates its 300th anniversary
2016 Carlsberg Ukraine headed the list of companies with the most stable reputation in Ukraine

Did you know that...?

  • Carlsberg Ukraine is the market leader in the kvas market. Kvas is a non-alcoholic brewed beverage made from malt.
  • Carlsberg Ukraine's Kyiv Brewery is the most modern and innovative brewery in Ukraine.