|The Company released the results for the 3rd quarter (for the 9months from April 2001 to December 2001) on 25th January,2002.
Summary of the results is set out below.
Consolidated and unconsolidated results showed better sales and profits than the figures of previous 3rd quarter due to the contribution of newly built manufacturing line for PET-bottle drinks.
Net sales ¥14.9billion (+12.1% from the previous year), Operating income ¥1,152 million (+5.0%), Net income ¥649 million (+11.0%), Net income per share ¥127.43 .
Net sales ¥14.6billion (+13.1% from the previous year), Operating income ¥1,081 million (+2.9%), Net income ¥621 million (+10.6%), Net income per share ¥121.86
Estimated consolidated net income and dividend per share for the current term (the period ended March 2002) were also announced as ¥773 million yen and 25 yen (10 yen at the interim and 15 yen at the end of Mar. 2002) respectively, which are unchanged from the figures estimated at the time of announcement of the FY2001 figures.