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Almarai profits up 8.8%, cautious about mounting costs

Sales and profits are up at Almarai, but its poultry division, and others, have been hit by rising costs

21-Jul-2014 - Saudi dairy firm Almarai ha seen its second-quarter profits rise 8.8% year-on-year to US$116m, with sales up 14.4% to reach US$826m, as the company faces higher wage and commodity costs.

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