The Coca-Cola Cos incoming CEO, James Quincey, left, will replace Muhtar Kent on 1 May

The Coca-Cola Co's incoming CEO, James Quincey, left, will replace Muhtar Kent on 1 May

On Tuesday, The Coca-Cola Co will release its first quarter results for 2017. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance in the three months to the end of March.

Full-year 2016 results highlights:

  • FY net profits dropped 11% to US$6.53bn
  • Net sales in 2016 were down 5% to $41.8bn
  • Operating profits dipped 1% to $8.6bn
  • Q4 net profits plunged 56% to $550m
  • Net sales in three months to end of December fell 6% to $9.4bn
  • Operating profits slumped 11% to $1.4bn
  • Volumes were down 1% in Q4, up 1% in FY

The Coca-Cola Co Full-Year 2016 results - Click here for just-drinks' round-up

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