july 22, 2003
According to the exclusive agreement signed between the Baltika Brewery and an Iranian counteragent, the Baltika Brewery will deliver first batches of the Baltika Nonalcoholic #0 beer to Iran in the end of July, 2003. Baltika plans to reach a sales volume of 300 thousand decaliters of nonalcoholic beer by the end of 2004, which will be a 20% share of Iran's overall beer market. The retail price of the Baltika Nonalcoholic #0 beer is expected to be about 30,000 rials ($3 to $4). The high quality of the product as well as the reasonable price and advertising policy will ensure successful advance of the Russian nonalcoholic beer to the Middle East. The beer will be produced in 0.5L cans and delivered by the Caspian Sea via Astrakhan to Iran.
june 4, 2003
The Baltika Brewery Public Corp. has begun producing Baltika Lager #1 in aluminum cans with an original football-style design
Supporting sport activities in Russia has long been a good tradition of the Baltika Company. The Baltika Company has been the General Partner of this year's Russian Football Championship. It was this event for which the introduction of the new Baltika #1 beer brand was dated. The new, original design of the beer can was developed specially for football fans, and, what is more, this Baltika #1 beer has its own special flavor.
june 1, 2003
During the celebrations of the 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg, the Baltika Brewery will supply beer to the Congress Hall where official meetings of presidents of different states and other honorary guests to St. Petersburg will take place.
may 28, 2003
The Baltika-Petersburg Brewery started producing the Baltika Golden #5 beer in original 0.5-L glass bottles. The design of the bottle really fits the exquisite tastes of premium beer connoisseurs.
may 27, 2003
The St. Petersburg Baltika Beer Factory started producing Carlsberg beer in 0.5-L cans. Before a full-scale production of this beer brand was started, the product was sent to Denmark for tasting. The tasting was carried out by TastePanel, a body of professional tasters, who found that the Carlsberg beer produced in St. Petersburg, Russia, was excellent
may 16, 2003
Luiz Fernando Furlan, Minister of Development, Industry, and Foreign Trade of Brazil, and Fernando Furlan, chief of administration of the Ministry of Development, Industry, and Foreign Trade of Brazil, started their informal visit to St. Petersburg, Russia