In the third quarter of this year, Carlsberg released a new can design in Germany

In the third quarter of this year, Carlsberg released a new can design in Germany

On Wednesday, Carlsberg will release its third-quarter and year-to-date trading statement. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's news in the three months to the end of September.

H1 results highlights:

  • Half-year net profits jumped by 25% to DKK1.87bn (US$282.5m)
  • Net sales in the first six months of 2016 fell 4% to DKK31.24bn
  • Operating profits were down 4% to DKK3.4bn
  • Beer volumes dipped 2.9% to 64.2m hectolitres