Harboes Bryggeri posted a H1 net profit and sales rise yesterday.

The Danish brewer announced a rise in pre-tax profit for the financial year 2003-2004 to DKK54.8m (US$8.9m) from DKK34.3m year-on-year. This was based on sales of DKK892.4m, up from DKK825m last year.

The company repeated its full-year expectation of a net result between DKK80m and DKK90m.