Terrie's Take -

Terrie’s Take is a selection of Japan-centric news collected and collated by long-time resident and media business professional Terrie Lloyd. AkihabaraNews is pleased to present Terrie’s learned perspective; we all could use another take on the news - here’s Terrie’s:

Kirin started researching beer consumption in the major counties of the world 40 years ago. Recently they finished their latest annual research - for 2012 - and revealed the report.

They found that people in those countries consumed 374,740,000,000 500ml cans worth of beer in 2012, which is equivalent to 151 Tokyo Domes.