SAN FRANCISCO - Anheuser-Busch InBev NV said on Friday its American Depositary Receipts would begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Sept. 16 under the symbol BUD.

Ordinary shares of Anheuser-Busch InBev will continue to trade on Euronext Brussels under the symbol ABI, the company said.

Each ADR represents one ordinary share of Anheuser-Busch InBev common stock.

Anheuser-Busch InBev became the world's largest brewer after its purchase last year of U.S. brewer Anheuser-Busch, the maker of Budweiser.

Anheuser-Busch shares stopped trading on the New York Stock Exchange last fall.

Anheuser-Busch InBev brews about a quarter of the world's beer. (Reporting by Alexandria Sage; editing by Andre Grenon