Aug. 31, 2012 (China Knowledge) – Ningbo Port Co<601018>, the operator of the country's second-largest port by throughput, has announced its net profit attributable to shareholders increased 23.72% YoY to RMB 1.53 billion in the first half of this year.
Basic earnings per share were RMB 0.12, 20% or RMB 0.02 more than it booked in the corresponding period of last year.
According to a statement filed with Shanghai Stock Exchange
, operation revenue for the six months period was RMB 3.85 billion, reflecting a YoY increase of 15.51%.
In the first half of this year, company saw its cargo throughput increase 19% YoY to 220 million metric tons, which accounted for 52% of its annual target. Meanwhile its container throughput grew 13.1% to 8.32 million TEUs in the period.