Coway Q1 net income up 7.3 pct to 135 bln won

SEOUL-- Coway Co. on Friday reported its first-quarter net profit of 135 billion won (US$105.1 million), up 7.3 percent from a year earlier.

The company said in a regulatory filing that operating income for the January-March period rose 1.1 percent on-year to 172.7 billion won. Revenue increased 5.6 percent to 928 billion won.

Source: Yonhap News Agency