SKOPJE (N. Macedonia), October 26 (SeeNews) - North Macedonian mineral water and soft drinks producer Pelisterka [MSE:LOZP] made a net profit of 38.3 million denars ($721,500/621,100 euro) in the first nine months of 2021, significantly higher than the 5.8 million denars net profit booked in the like period a year earlier, it said on Tuesday.
Total operating revenue increased by an annual 35% to 295.3 million denars in the nine months through September, Pelisterka said in an interim financial statement filed to the Skopje stock exchange.
Domestic sales rose 34% on the year to 251.3 million denars, while revenues from sales abroad were 28% higher at 38.7 million denars.
Pelisterka's operating expenses added 14% on the year to 225.8 million denars in the review period.
Its shares last traded on the Skopje bourse on June 4 at an average price of 2,400 denars, bourse data showed.
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