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IWSR Forecast: Global alcohol consumption to hit 28bn cases and $1.07tn by 2022

Global value growth is forecast for all major categories over the next five years Global alcohol consumption is forecast to grow by 147.1m nine-litre cases by 2022 to reach 28bn cases, and grow $78.7bn in value, according to the recently released IWSR 2018-2022 Forecast: Volume and Value Data. Total wine will see the largest growth

India Solar Rooftop Map 2018 – OPEX market makes its mark in the rooftop segment

New Delhi, July 30, 2018: BRIDGE TO INDIA, a leading consulting and knowledge services provider in the Indian renewable energy market, has released latest edition of its India Solar Rooftop Map report (March 2018 edition). As per the report, total rooftop capacity has reached 2,538 MW with installation of 1,142 MW in FY 2017-18. The

June 2018 crude steel production

26 July 2018 Brussels, Belgium World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 151.4 million tonnes (Mt) in June 2018, a 5.8% increase compared to June 2017. World crude steel production was 881.5 Mt in the first six months of 2018, up by 4.6% compared to the same

May 2018 crude steel production

25 June 2018 Brussels, Belgium World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 154.9 million tonnes (Mt) in May 2018, a 6.6% increase compared to May 2017. China’s crude steel production for May 2018 was 81.1 Mt, an increase of 8.9% compared to May 2017. Japan produced 9.1

          Aeroflot Group Passenger Traffic Up 8.2% in May 2018

Moscow, 22 June 2018 – Aeroflot PJSC (Moscow Exchange ticker: AFLT) today announces operating results for Aeroflot Group (“the Group”) and Aeroflot – Russian Airlines (“the Company”) for May and 5M 2018. January – May 2018 Operating Highlights In 5M 2018, Aeroflot Group carried 19.6 million passengers, up 7.4% year-on-year. Aeroflot airline carried 13.0 million

Beverage alcohol retail value reaches $336bn in Asia-Pacific

All major categories grew in value terms, despite loss of beer volume.   Singapore. The retail value of the beverage alcohol market in Asia-Pacific grew by 9.8% in 2017 versus 2016, despite total alcohol consumption falling by -0.6%, or -63.3m nine-litre cases, according to the latest data from the IWSR, the world’s leading authority on

At least 2.5 million migrants smuggled worldwide in 2016, says UNODC study

VIENNA, 13 June 2018 (UN Information Service) — At least 2.5 million migrants were smuggled in 2016, according to the first Global Study on Smuggling of Migrants released by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) today. Migrant smuggling occurred in all regions of the world and generated an income for smugglers of up

46% women in India take leave from work during periods: everteen® Menstrual Hygiene Survey 2018

Impact on productivity and peace of mind linked to inertia, only 7% women have switched to newer sanitary alternates like tampons and menstrual cups   Nearly half the woman workforce in India (49%) is not able to focus on work during periods, while 58% women feel that menstrual periods have some impact on their productivity.

US beverage alcohol volumes decline again in 2017

Beer category loss of 29m nine-liter cases substantial versus year prior; wine and spirits growth unable to make up the difference For the third year in a row total beverage alcohol consumption decreased -0.7% in the US in 2017 due to a struggling beer category, according to the just-released IWSR US Beverage Alcohol Review (US

World Steel in Figures 2018 now available

29 May 2018 Brussels, Belgium The World Steel Association (worldsteel) has published the 2018 edition of World Steel in Figures. The publication provides a comprehensive overview of steel industry activities, stretching from crude steel production to apparent steel use, from indications of global steel trade flows to iron ore production and trade. Edwin Basson, Director General