Included in the prior year's second quarter core volume and net revenues was 10,400 hectolitres of contract packaging volumes as previously noted.
The principal reason for this core volume decrease was the fact that the Company generated an estimated non-recurring 15,000 hectolitres of sales in the prior year's second quarter as a result of the strike at the British Columbia distribution company owned by the national brewers.
8 million hectolitres
, with lower volumes in the Netherlands and Greece in particular being compensated by higher volumes in Spain and the United States.
In 2003 Heineken brewed a total of 109 million hectolitres
of beer at over 115 breweries in more than 65 countries.
Core volume in the prior year included 13,000 hectolitres of low margin private label contract volume for a contract with a Quebec customer which expired at June 30, 2004.
7 million or 10% over the comparable period last year as a result of a 7% increase in hectolitres produced and sold and $2 in higher per hectolitre costs due to the inclusion of Unibroue premium products in the quarter.
Heineken was present in Chad through a 100% owned subsidiary, Brasseries du Logone, which has production facilities in Moundou, that amount to approximately 100,000 hectolitres
and represents a market share of 50%.
The first plant was constructed in 1986 and its capacity was expanded to 2 million hectolitres
With a total volume of 26 million hectolitres
, Heineken will be the regional market leader with a market share of 27%.
AB InBev expects its revenue per hectolitre
to increase in the second half of 2013.
On a per hectolitre
basis there was an increase of $25.
The company had a sales volume of 700,000 hectolitre
in 2003 and operates one brewery in Donaueschingen with a production capacity of 1 million hectolitre