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At the end of last year, the alcohol remained the only growing microindustria on the market quickly turns around consumer goods (FMCG segment). Beverage sales rose 4.2 percent in monetary terms. This is stated in the research company Nielsen, which is at the disposal “of the Tape.ru”.
“Changing the model of alcohol consumption: the Russians not only have become more selective in the choice of alcohol, but also not afraid to experiment with new drinks and flavors,” concluded the company. Increased demand for gin, whisky and tequila. Especially popular among the buyers are the so-called shells — the Russians remained loyal to the container less than half a liter.
Earlier it was reported that the Russians were more likely to buy vodka, in containers of small volume — 0.1 or 0.25 liters. This trend is observed for two consecutive years and due to price availability small packaging for consumers.
At the end of 2019, a scientist from University of Brighton in the UK Hal Sosabowski named the most dangerous alcoholic beverages. According to him, it’s sherry and port. They have fast absorption and a relatively high content of ethanol is about 20 percent. According to him, dangerous are also whiskey and other spirits, since they lead to severe intoxication. This category includes sparkling wine.
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