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hectolitre

(ˈhɛktəʊˌliːtə) or

hectoliter

n
(Units) one hundred litres. A measure of capacity equivalent to 3.531 cubic feet. Symbol: hl
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hectolitre - a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 100 liters
metric capacity unit - a capacity unit defined in metric terms
dal, decaliter, decalitre, dekaliter, dekalitre, dkl - a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
cubic meter, cubic metre, kiloliter, kilolitre - a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 1000 liters
Translations

hectolitre

hectoliter (US) [ˈhektəʊˌliːtəʳ] Nhectolitro m

hectolitre

, (US) hectoliter
nHektoliter m
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8 million hectolitres, according to figures released by the International Organisation of Vine and Wine.
The world's annual consumption of wine is almost 250 million hectolitres (one hectolitre = 100 litres).
2 million tons, 5 5 million hectolitres and 10 million hectolitres, individually.
La production de la SFBT en boissons gazeuses a atteint un volume de 271 109 hectolitres.
8 million hectolitres in the second quarter of this year.
Wine production in 2012 was 780 7699 hectolitres of bulk wine and 159 019 hectolitres of bottled wine.
Summary: ALGIERS -- The soft drinks and fruit juice subsidiary is one of the most dynamic niche models in the Algerian food industry market with an estimated output of almost 20 million hectolitres and a turnover of DZD45 billion at the end of 2008, said Wednesday in Algiers an expert in marketing strategy.
The Treasury claimed small-scale producers would not be penalised because businesses producing fewer than 70 hectolitres are exempt from duty, but these are "relative minnows" in the cider-making industry, say cider sources.
AB-InBev had beer volumes of around 350 million hectolitres in 2009, ahead of Miller-brewer SABMiller at just under 250 million, Heineken at just over 200 million, and Carlsberg around 125 million, while Tsingtao had 50 million hectolitres a year.
For instance, annual duty free quotas of 4,300 hectolitres of wine; 2,000 hectolitres of Vermouth and other aromatic wines; and 2,000 hectolitres of grape spirit will be created.
The brewery has a capacity of 150,000 hectolitres, but has also possibilities for significant expansion.
The Commission also feels that promotion measures aimed at non-EU countries should account for the consumption of at least an additional three million hectolitres of wine (1.