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on the occasion of the presentation of the half year results at the global level of the Group Heineken , the subsidiary in Spain has submitted its contribution to the Spanish market in numbers. In particular, from the brewery have highlighted that nearly 100% of the more than one million litres of beer which are produced in Spain is sold in our country.

In fiscal matters, the brewer, has estimated that taxes paid 340 million in Spain. While that also contributes to the wealth of the country with 1,500 jobs and more than 109.500 indirect jobs.

The company has also ensured that 91% of the raw materials and purchases from suppliers of its four factories in Spain (Seville, Madrid, Valencia and Jaén) have their origin in the local market. In the case of malta, the last year the company was that all she was Spanish (between 140,000 and 150,000 tons). Similarly, over 30% of the malt and corn used in their cervecas come from sustainable harvesting. With more than 150 years, the group brewer owns brands such as Cruzcampo or Amstel, to which should be added The Eagle in Madrid, The Alcazar and the own Heineken.

A commitment to the local markets, which has guaranteed the director of Corporate Relations for Heineken Carmen POnce, who has aseguraod that “ we will continue relying on local suppliers and using ingredients of Spanish origin in order to continue producing beers that appeal to the world: society and the planet”.

In any case, Heineken has also launched movements such as #FUERZABAR next to other brands in the industry to fill the stores, restaurants and bars with a total of 21.2 million products. Also, in the field of environmental, the brewer has returned to 1,400 million liters of water to nature through various projects in its factories in Seville, Jaén and Valencia, and hopes that, thanks to an agreement with Iberdrola production performed with 100% renewable energy.

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