SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16 UNDER
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
June 1, 2020
Commission File No.: 001-37911
Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV
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3000 Leuven, Belgium
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|99.1||Press release issued 1 June 2020 regarding the completion of the sale of Carlton & United Breweries to Asahi Group Holdings, Ltd.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV SA/NV
|Dated: June 1, 2020||By:|| |
/s/ Jan Vandermeersch
Name: Jan Vandermeersch
Title: Global Legal Director Corporate
Brussels / 1 June 2020 / 8:30am CET
AB InBev completes sale of Carlton & United
Breweries to Asahi Group Holdings, Ltd.
1 June 2020 Anheuser-Busch InBev (Euronext: ABI) (NYSE: BUD) (MEXBOL: ANB) (JSE: ANH) (AB InBev) announced today that it has completed its previously announced sale of Carlton & United Breweries (CUB), its Australian subsidiary, to Asahi Group Holdings, Ltd.
Despite the challenging environment, our colleagues working on this transaction showed great dedication and remained focused on delivering to its completion. I would like to thank them and also the CUB team for their continued commitment and resilience, said Carlos Brito, Chief Executive Officer of AB InBev.
The transaction is valued at 16 billion AUD, equivalent to approximately 11 billion USD, in enterprise value. As part of this transaction, AB InBev granted Asahi Group Holdings, Ltd. rights to commercialize the portfolio of AB InBevs global and international brands in Australia. Substantially all of the proceeds from the divestiture of the Australian business will be used by the company to pay down debt.
This press release does not represent an offer to sell nor a solicitation to buy shares in AB InBev.
Brussels / 1 June 2020 / 8:30am CET
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