Bridgestone reports healthy growth in Q1

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp. reported sales growth of nine percent and operating income growth of eight percent for the three months ended 31 March, 2007.

Overall sales grew to ¥770 000 million (€4720 million) from ¥704.6 million in the same period last year, while operating income grew to ¥51 500 million (€315 million), up from ¥47 400 million a year earlier.

By business segment, the company’s tyre sales increased 11 percent, to Â¥623 600 million while operating income soared by 15 percent, to Â¥40 600 million.

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