Nov. 1, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Air China Ltd<601111
>, the largest carrier in the country by market value, has said its net profit attributable to shareholders decreased 16.46% YoY to RMB 3.17 billion in the third quarter of this year.
According to a statement filed with Hong Kong Stock Exchange
, basic earnings per share for the period were RMB 0.26.
From July to September 2012, the air carrier saw its operation revenue hit RMB 28.75 billion, edge up 2.1% than in the same period of last year.
In the first nine months of this year, the Shanghai
and Hong Kong listed
company's operation revenue totalled RMB 76.31 billion, 4.14% more than in the corresponding period of 2011.
Meanwhile its net profit for the nine-month period plunged 46.13% YoY to RMB 4.24 billion.