New Delhi, Feb 12 (IBNS) Beverage major The Coca-Cola Company on Tuesday announced its full-year and fourth quarter 2012 results.
. The Coca-Cola Company reported worldwide volume growth of 4% for the full year and 3% in the quarter. The Company reported solid growth for the full year in key developed markets, including North America (+2%)and Japan (+2%).
In addition, the Company delivered strong volume growth in key emerging markets such as Thailand (+22%), India (+16%) and Russia (+8%) for the full year.
. The company grew volume and value share in global core sparkling beverages for the full year and in the quarter, led by brand Coca-Cola and reflecting a balanced portfolio approach to growth in the core sparkling beverage category.
Worldwide brand Coca-Cola volume grew 3% for the full year, with growth across diverse markets, including India (+33%), Thailand (+31%), Russia (+20%), the Philippines (+8%), Brazil (+3%) and Mexico (+3%).