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Increasing Preference for IMFL and Wine in Youngsters and Women

In the past few years, the stigma associated with alcohol consumption in India has vanished. The middle class has become open to the concept of moderate, social consumption of alcohol. The popularity of beer, wine and vodka is increasing in the Indian consumers who have primarily been whiskey consumers. The changing consumer behaviour of experimenting with new brands, increasing preference of IMFL and imported liquor is giving rise to a very positive picture for the Indian Alcohol market.

Consumers are inclined towards alcohol with quality ingredients and taste due to increasing disposable income and better standard of living. Other drivers for the market include greater inclination towards imported alcohol and advent of online shopping for alcoholic beverages. As India has huge youth population, the demand of alcohol would remain high in the coming years. The market saw an explosion in Vodka and wine sales in past decade as these were positioned as the alcohol for women. Youth largely prefer beer and the salaried youth are inclined toward whiskey and rum.

However, there exist quite a few restraints in the market such as high taxes, stringent government regulations on manufacturing and selling liquor, and ban on advertisements.

Research Analysis and Highlights

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• Trends such as high demand for expensive liquor, high growth of white spirits, increasing popularity of vodka and wine
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• Supply chain of alcohol manufacturers and importers

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News Release: Increasing Preference for IMFL and Wine in Youngsters and Women
Submitted on: December 07, 2017 05:26:48 AM
Submitted by: Shushmul Maheshwari
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