Update: This article has been updated on 14th May 2021.
One of the leading sectors in India is Liquor in terms of revenue. There are two types of alcohol markets in India. The first one is Indian-made Indian Liquor and the second one is Indian-made foreign liquor.
Let us see what are the top leading Liquor companies in India.
United spirits was founded in 1826 by Angus McDowell and it’s a subsidiary of Diageo. United spirit is the world’s second-largest spirits company in the world by volume.
The company is headquartered in Bengaluru.
United spirits manufactures Scotch whisky, Indian whisky, brandy, rum, vodka, gin, and wine. Pioneer Distilleries Ltd., Bouvet Ladubay, are subsidiaries of the United spirits.
Subsidiaries of United Sprits
Pioneer Distilleries Ltd, Bouvet LadubayBalaji Distilleries Ltd, Tern Distilleries Private Limited, Sovereign Distilleries Limited, Mcdowell & Company (Scotland) Ltd, Royal Challengers Sports Pvt. Ltd, Shaw Wallace Overseas Limited, Palmer Investment Group Limited, Zelinka Limited, USL Holdings Ltd. Asian Opportunities & Investments Ltd, Liquidity, Inc, Montrose International SA, United Vintners Limited, United Spirits (Shanghai) Trading Co., Ltd, Consolidated Distillers, Inc, United Spirits Nepal Private Limited, United Spirits Singapore Trading Pvt Ltd, Carew Phipson Limited are some of the subsidiaries.
United spirits has more than 50 spirit brands. Bagpiper, Antiquity, Signature, Royal Challenge, DSP Black, McDowell’s Single Malt, McDowell’s No are some of the highest selling brands of united spirits.
Market Cap as of 14th May 2021 (in Rs. Cr.): 40,960
United Breweries was incorporated in 1857 by Vittal Mallya. United breweries is one of the largest breweries companies in India.
Rishi Pardal is the MD and CEO of United Breweries.
Subsidiaries of United Breweries
Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers, Kingfisher Finvest India Ltd, Kingfisher Training and Aviation Services Ltd, UB International Trading Ltd, UB Overseas Limited, UB Infrastructure Projects Ltd, United Breweries Of America Inc, and UB Electronic Instruments are subsidiaries of United Breweries.
The company is headquartered in Bengaluru.
United Breweries is one of the leading bear manufacturing companies in the world. The company has more than 60 countries business. United breweries also sell no alcoholic beers.
Kingfisher Premium, Kingfisher Strong, Kingfisher Ultra, Kingfisher Ultra Max, Kingfisher Ultra Witbier, Kingfisher Storm are some of the top beer brands of United Breweries.
Market Cap as of 14th May 2021 (Rs Cr.): 32,101.18
Radico Khaitan is India’s fourth-largest liquor company in India which was established in 1943 by Dr. Lalit Khaitan.
Abhishek Khaitan also one of the backbones of Radico Khaitan who created multiple unique brands like 8 PM whiskey and Magic Moment.
Radico Khaitan manufactures industrial alcohol, Indian Made Foreign Liquor, country liquor, and fertilizers. Rampur, Jaisalmer, 8 PM whiskey, Magic Moment, Pluton Bay, Contessa Rum & Old Admiral Brandy are some of the most selling brands of the company.
The company sells its products to Domestic, international, and in defense.
Rampur Distillery and Diageo Radico Distilleries Private Limited are subsidiaries of Radico Khaitan.
Market Cap as of 14th May 2021 (Rs Cr.): 7,372.82
Globus Spirits was established in 1992 by Mr. Ajay Kumar Swarup.
Globus Spirits mainly deals in four segments – Indian-made Indian Liquor (IMIL), Indian-made Foreign Liquor (IMFL), IMFL Bottling, and Bulk Alcohol.
In 2009, the company launched its IPO. Globus Spirits’s headquarter is located in New Delhi.
Brands of Globus Spirits
County club, French Castle, Hannibal Legendary, White Lace, Nimboo, Narangi, Ghoomar, and Heer Ranjha are some of the brands of Globus Spirits.
Market Cap as of 14th May 2021 (Rs Cr.): 899
GM Breweries was established in 1981 by Jimmy William Almeida.
GM Breweries is engaged in the activities of manufacturing and marketing of Alcoholic Beverages; such as Country Liquor (CL) and Indian-made Foreign Liquor (IMFL). GM Breweries headquarter in Mumbai.
G.M.DOCTOR, G.M.SANTRA, G.M.LIMBU PUNCH, and G.M.DILBAHAR SOUNF are some of the brands of the company.
Market Cap as of 14th May 2021 (Rs Cr.): 732.03
Associated Alcohols & Breweries Limited
Associated Alcohols & Breweries Limited was established in 1989 by MR. Anand Kedia.
Currently, the company has a presence in Delhi, and Madhya Pradesh, Pondicherry, Kerala, Goa, Maharashtra, and Chhattisgarh.
The company is the leading supplier of country liquor in Madhya Pradesh. Vedant Energy Private Limited is a subsidiary of Associated Alcohols & Breweries Limited.
Associated Alcohols & Breweries Limited’s revenue comes from three different segments – In-House Brands, Franchise Brands, and License Brands.
In-house brands include CENTRAL PROVINCE WHISKY, TITANIUM – TRIPLE DISTILLED VODKA, BOMBAY SPECIAL WHISKY, DESI MADIRA MASALA, SUPERMAN FINE WHISKY, JAMES MC GILL WHISKY and JAMAICAN MAGIC RUM.
Franchise Brands include BLACK & WHITE SCOTCH WHISKEY, BLACK DOG, CAPTAIN MORGAN, SMIRNOFF, and VAT 69.
While the licensed brands include BAGPIPER WHISKY, BLUE RIBAND GIN, DIRECTOR SPECIAL, MC DOWELL NO. 1, and WHITE MISCHIEF VODKA.
Market Cap (Rs Cr.) as of 14th May 2021 is: 747.58
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