Current business profile
SABMiller entered the Ugandan market in 1997. Nile Breweries Limited is the largest brewer in Uganda, employing over 600 people with a market share of 57%. The company operates two breweries, in Jinja at the source of River Nile and in Mbarara, the largest town in western Uganda. Eagle Extra, Nile Breweries economy beer, made from local sorghum, is the largest brand in Uganda.
Nile Breweries Limited Sustainable Development Report 2012.
Quarterly divisional seminar
View slides from our latest Africa regional seminar.
Share of total beer market*
* Management estimates
Volume (hl 000)
litres per capita
* Source: Forecast figures for 2012 from Plato Logic, March 2013.
Investor relations contact
Senior Manager, Beer industry regional focus: Africa and South Africa
Tel: +44 20 7659 0955
Mob: +44 75 5335 4051
Fax: +44 20 7659 0135