While Domestics Top Sales, Crafts, Imports March On

Melanie McIntyre | Ohio Tavern News Staff Writer
Published: 07/18/2006

Recently, the domestic beer industry has gotten very crafty, so to speak.While mainstream lagers are still big business in the United States, the nation's craft brewers sold 9 percent more barrels of beer in 2005 than in 2004, making craft beer the fastest growing segment of the U.S.