India is one of the world's most populous countries with a rapidly expanding economy and growing world influence. Now it is also home to a new brewery that will soon be turning out truckloads of Budweiser.
Anheuser-Busch International and Crown Beers have signed a joint venture agreement to brew, market and distribute The King of Beers and other brands in India. Crown Beers India Ltd. includes a new 500,000-hectoliter brewery in the southern city of
Hyderabad. The brewery will be operational next month.The joint venture is expected to employ 150 people.