Global Trading Concern has become the sole distributor for Heineken in Nepal. Heineken International is a Dutch brewing company, founded in 1864 in Amsterdam. As of 2013, Heineken owns over 190 breweries in more than 70 countries.
It brews and sells more than 170 international premium, regional, local and specialty beers including Cruzcampo, Tiger Beer, Zywiec, Starobrno, Zagorka, Birra Moretti, Ochota, Murphy's, Star and Heneken Pilsener. With an annual beer production of 139.2 million hectolitres, Heineken ranks as the third largest brewer in the world after Anheuser-
Busch InBev ana SABMiller, based on volume.