Breweries

Breweries

Overview

The 8,386 production breweries in the US include about 111 national or international breweries producing over 6 million barrels per year. Around 240 are regional craft breweries producing between 15,000 and 6 million barrels annually. Around 2,058 microbreweries produce less than 15,000 barrels per year. An additional 3,011 brewpub restaurants and 2,966 taprooms also produce beer on-site.

Industry Highly Regulated

The beer industry is highly regulated at both the state and federal level.