Craft brewing production volumes are up 5% halfway through 2018, with 6,655 total breweries in the US as of June 30, according to data from the Brewers Association. Although craft brewers are projected to experience a record number of openings and closings for 2018, "openings continue to far outpace the number that shutter," said Brewers Association Chief Economist Bart Watson.
Craft brewing production up 5% during first half of 2018
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