Below you can find the list of the 5 Biggest Liquor Companies in the World. For detailed coverage of this topic and a more comprehensive list, please see the 15 Biggest Liquor Companies in the World.
5. Diageo Plc (NYSE: DEO)
Market cap: $97.3 billion
Diageo Plc ranks 5th in our list of the 15 biggest liquor companies in the world with net sales of $8.2 billion in the first half of 2021. The London-based alcohol company produces premium alcoholic beverage brands such as Captain Morgan, Guinness, Johnnie Walker, and J&B. Diageo is allocating an $80 million budget to ramp up its production of ready-to-drink alcoholic beverages in its 225,000 sq. ft. facility.
Despite COVID-19’s effect on travel retail and on-trade constraints, Diageo’s net organic sales increased by 1%. Shares of DEO surged 40% over the last 12 months.