Non-alcoholic Beverages and Soft Drinks - Statistics & Facts

The non-alcoholic beverages industry encompasses liquid refreshment beverages (LRB) such as bottled water, carbonated soft drinks, energy drinks, fruit beverages, ready-to-drink coffee and tea, sports beverages and value-added water.

The dollar sales of this category amounted to 1,079.2 billion U.S. dollars worldwide in 2014. Within the segment, carbonated soft drinks were responsible for the lion's share of global sales. A comparison of the world regions revealed, that the consumption patterns of full calorie and diet soft drinks strongly differ among the nations. In North America, for example, 69 percent of all soft drinks are consumed as the full calorie version.

An industry analysis of the American soft drinks market carried out by Beverage Digest identified The Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo or Dr Pepper Snapple as dominating players. Coke was the leading carbonated soft drink brand in the United States in 2015, capturing a market share of about 17.7 percent. Recent statistics show that Americans drank about 40.7 gallons of soft drinks per capita in 2015.

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Non-alcoholic beverages and soft drinks worldwide

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Liquid refreshment beverages (LRB)

Carbonated soft drinks (CSD)

Leading CSD brands

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