Cherat Cement full-year net profit jumps, Pakistan

Cherat Cement full-year net profit jumps, Pakistan
Published: 28 August 2012

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Pakistan-based producer Cherat Cement posted a rise in net profit to PKR436.8m for the fiscal year ended 30 June 2012 (FY12) from PKR68.851m, according to reports in the Pakistan Observer.

Earnings per share rose to PKR4.57 in the period compared to PKR0.72. Turnover rose to PKR5.45bn in FY12 compared to PKR4.24bn in FY11 while the cost of sales increased to PKR4.30bn against PKR3.68bn. Pre-tax profit rose to PKR571.62m compared to PKR55.2m a year earlier.

Cherat Cement supplies the North Zone and Punjab province through a single 1.05Mta facility at Nowshera.