Apr. 18, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Anhui
Jianghuai Automobile Corp<600418
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The company's operating revenue was RMB 7.25 billion in the first quarter, down over 20% from RMB 9.47 billion in the corresponding period of last year.
auto maker sold 47,024 vehicles in the first three months, 22.75% less than in the same period of last year. The firm's auto output dropped 20.71% year on year to 44,461 units during the period.Anhui
Jianghuai Automobile earlier reported a net profit of RMB 618 million for 2011, reflecting a decrease of 46.88% year on year. Operating revenue climbed 2.58% from the previous year to RMB 30.47 billion last year.