Saturday, July 15, 2006

Blue Dart profit at Rs 11.12 cr

Blue Dart Express Limited, South Asia's largest integrated air express courier and package distribution company, declared its financial results for the quarter ended June 30th 2006 at their Board Meeting.
The Company posted a Rs. 11.12 crore profit after tax for the quarter ended June 30, 2006, compared to Rs. 10.40 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2005. Income from operations for the 2nd quarter 2006 was Rs. 157.35 crore, an increase of 21.60% over the corresponding quarter of the previous year.
Malcolm Monteiro, Managing Director, Blue Dart Express Ltd., said, "This quarter we have focused on strengthening and expanding our air infrastructure with a view to support India's future economic growth and increasing demand for distribution. Two Boeing 757-200 freighters have been inducted into our existing fleet of five Boeing 737-200s, taking our air capacity to 250 tonnes per night across 60 route connections...."
13/07/06 Moneycontrol.com, India