Dongwon Industries Q1 net profit up 19.1 pct. to 53.4 bln won

SEOUL, May 4 (Yonhap) -- Dongwon Industries Co. on Wednesday reported its first-quarter net profit of 53.4 billion won (US$42.2 million), up 19.1 percent from a year earlier.

The company said in a regulatory filing that it posted 85.3 billion won in operating profit for the quarter, compared with 68.1 billion won a year ago. Revenue rose 18.7 percent to 816 billion won.

Source: Yonhap News Agency