West China Cement first-half profit plummets

West China Cement first-half profit plummets
Published: 18 August 2015

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West China Cement Ltd’s net profit slumped 99 per cent in the first half as China's economic slowdown took a toll on cement consumption.

The company said first-half net profit fell to CNY2.4m (US$375,120), down from CNY160.2m a year earlier. Its revenue fell 15.4 per cent to CNY1.69bn from HK$2.00bn a year earlier.