Beer sales on the rise
The Local · 29 Oct 2008, 08:44
Published: 29 Oct 2008 08:44 GMT+01:00
Breweries and storage facilities sold some 28 million hectolitres of beer, up by 600,000 hectolitres from last year’s third quarter.
Meanwhile beer mixed with cola, lemonade and fruit juice made up 1.3 million hectolitres of combined sales, going up by 4.9 percent.
Some 84.2 percent of all beer sold in Germany remained in country, also up by nearly 2 percent.