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Whiskey Market Research Reports & Industry Analysis

Whiskey is an alcoholic drink made from fermented grain mash. The grains that are used include barley, rye, malted barley, malted rye, wheat and corn. Typically whiskey is aged in wooden white oak barrels. In the United States corn whiskey does not need to be aged. Whiskey is prodeuced in most areas that grow grain but can differ in content and quality.

There are many types of whiskey including malt whiskey, which is made from malted barley, and grain whiskey, which can be made from any type of grains. The malts and grains can be combined many ways. A vatted malt is blended from malt whiskies from different distilleries. A pure malt or malt whiskey means it is a vatted whiskey.

Single malt whiskey is a malt whiskey from one distillery. It must be labeled single-cask to truly have the taste of that particular distillery. Blended whiskies are made from a mix of malt and grain whiskies and are often combined with neutral spirits, flavoring and caramel. Cask strength is also called barrel proof. These whiskies are quite rare and are considered the best. Most often cask strength whiskey is un-diluted. Single cask or single barrel whiskies are bottled by specialists and is labeled and numbered.

The age of whiskey is determined by the time between distillation and bottling. Whiskey does not mature in the bottle.

There are many popular drinks made with whiskey such as, Irish coffee, Rob Roy, Nixon, Black tooth grin, Jack and Coke, Mint Julip, Widow’s Cork, Irish Flag, Whiskey Sour, Rusty Nail, Old Fashioned, Northern Comfort and many more.

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Whiskey Industry Research & Market Reports

  • Distilleries - The 2018 U.S. Market Research Report (Covers 2008-2021)

    ... benchmarks you need to create a broad and comprehensive diagnostic and understanding of the industry and your company. This report is utilized for a range of strategic purposes, including benchmarking, due diligence, cost cutting, planning, ... Read More

  • Spirits in Philippines (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in Philippines is given in PHP and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in Russia (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in Russia is given in RUB and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in Thailand (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in Thailand is given in THB and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in Vietnam (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in Vietnam is given in VND and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in Australia (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in Australia is given in AUD and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in India (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in India is given in INR and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in Norway (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in Norway is given in NOK and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in Spain (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in Spain is given in EUR and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in Japan (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in Japan is given in JPY and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in China (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in China is given in CNY and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Spirits in Canada (2017) – Market Sizes

    ... size is based on retail (off trade) and non-retail (on trade and food/other industries) sales. Market size for Spirits in Canada is given in CAD and litre with a minimum of five years' historical data. ... Read More

  • Distilleries (UK) - Industry Report

    ... THE BENRIACH DISTILLERY COMPANY LTD. This report covers activities such as whisky, single malt, whiskey, scotch, malt whisky and includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years. Plimsoll Publishing’s ... Read More

  • Whisky Specialists (UK) - Industry Report

    ... and TOMATIN DISTILLERY COMPANY LTD,(THE). This report covers activities such as whisky, single malt, blended whisky, whiskey, scotch and includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years. Plimsoll Publishing’s ... Read More

  • Wines & Spirits (NORWAY) - Industry Report

    ... AS and SYMPOSIUM WINES AS. This report includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years. Plimsoll Publishing’s latest Wines & Spirits (NORWAY) analysis is ideal for anyone wanting to: ... Read More

  • Spirit & Liquor Producers (GLOBAL) - Industry Report

    ... LANGJIU GROUP CO., LTD. and SICHUAN JIANGKOUCHUN WINE INDUSTRYGROAPCO LTD. This report includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years. Plimsoll Publishing’s latest Spirit & Liquor Producers (GLOBAL) analysis ... Read More

  • Alcohol Licensing Training Providers (UK) - Industry Report

    ... LTD, ERR and ERR. This report covers activities such as training, biiab, security, aplh, alcohol and includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years. Plimsoll Publishing’s latest Alcohol Licensing ... Read More

  • 2018 Worldwide Distilleries & Alcohol-Making Industry-Industry & Market Report

    ... Worldwide Economic Forecast executive summary. The report features 2018 current and 2019 forecast estimates on the size of the industry (sales, establishments, employment) for the 61 largest world countries, such as Japan, China, India, Russia, ... Read More

  • Spirit Production in the UK - Industry Market Research Report

    ... of spirits are omitted operations within the industry unless included within the complete manufacturing process. Beverages produced through alcoholic fermentation are not considered within this industry; these include beer, cider and wine. This report covers ... Read More

  • Alcoholic - Beverages Market Global Briefing 2018 Including: Alcoholic Beverages, Beer (Breweries), Wine And Brandy (Wineries), Spirits (Distilleries), Liquors Covering: Anheuser Busch InBev, Heineken, Diageo, Carlsberg Group, Pernod Ricard, Beam-Suntory,

    ... China Resource Enterprise, Thai Beverage Public Co., Ltd, Constellation Brands The global alcoholic - beverages market was estimated to be around $645 billion as of 2017. The global alcoholic - beverages made up around 11% ... Read More

  • Distilleries in Canada - Industry Market Research Report

    ... Imports represent a significant portion of consumers' demand for distilled spirits, but steady increases in imports over the past five years have come at the expense of domestic distillers. Moving forward, IBISWorld anticipates that continued ... Read More

  • Beer, Wine & Liquor Stores

    ... have different laws regulating liquor stores, complicating the ability to form national chains. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Personal income, consumer tastes, and entertainment trends drive demand. The profitability of individual companies depends on effective marketing and competitive ... Read More

  • Spirits in Asia Pacific

    ... developing markets with a wide range of market dynamics. This briefing looks at those dynamics, and the prospects for international spirits categories. Euromonitor International's Spirits in Asia Pacific global briefing offers an insight into to ... Read More

  • Distilleries

    ... Suntory (Japan), and United Spirits (India). COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Demand is driven primarily by trends in alcohol consumption and personal income. The profitability of individual companies depends on efficient operations and strong distribution channels. Large companies ... Read More

  • Country Profile: Spirits Sector in Venezuela

    ... expected to grow at a CAGR of 2.4% during 2016-2021.. The per capita consumption stood at 3.1 liters compared to the global and Latin America levels of 6.4 liters and 6.7 liters, respectively, in 2016. ... Read More

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