Zinc sales boost

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 25 September, 1997, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 25 September, 1997, 12:00am

Huludao Zinc Smelter posted net profits of 119.77 million yuan (about HK$111.29 million) in the first eight months of this year, the China Economic Herald reports. It gave no comparative figure. Sales for the smelter, including its unit Huludao Zinc Industry, hit 2.51 billion yuan in the period, up 18.6 per cent year-on-year.