SK Chemicals Q1 net profit down 9.4 pct to 45.7 bln won

SEOUL-- SK Chemicals Co. on Monday reported its first-quarter net income of 45.7 billion won (US$35.9 million), down 9.4 percent from a year earlier.

The company said in a regulatory filing that it posted 48.7 billion won in operating profit for the quarter, compared with 81.8 billion won a year ago. Revenue rose 12.1 percent to 418.1 billion won.

Source: Yonhap News Agency