Heineken Q1 profit fallsChristian Fernsby ▼ | April 22, 2020
Heineken reported net profit of 94 million euros for the first three months of 2020 compared to 299 million euros, prior year, impacted by the volume drop in March due to coronavirus and limited benefit from the mitigation actions.
Heineken First quarter beer volume declined 2.1% organically
First quarter beer volume declined 2.1% organically.
Heineken volume was up 5.0% in the quarter.
The company stated that the initial impact of the Covid-19 crisis is visible in the volume performance of the quarter and is expected to worsen in the second quarter.
The second half of the year is also expected to be impacted, Heineken noted.
HEINEKEN will not pay an interim dividend following its half year results in August 2020. ■