Sales at Hasseroeder Brauerei reached 2.33 million decalitres in 2001, on a par with 2000, the company has announced. However, the company increased its market share in Germany from 3.5% to 3.8% according to market research as the market as a whole shrank by 2% year-on-year. According to the same data, Hasseroeder is ranked as the fifth largest German beer company with its products sold in some 6,000 bars and restaurants.