Automaker Kia stated on Friday that its second-quarter internet revenue jumped 40% from a yr earlier on an improved product combine and a weak received.
Internet revenue for the three months resulted in June rose to 1.88 trillion received ($1.43 billion) from 1.34 trillion received in the identical interval of final yr, the corporate stated in an announcement.
The second-quarter backside line was buoyed by elevated gross sales of high-end SUV fashions, decreased incentives and the received’s weak spot in opposition to the greenback, stories Yonhap information company.
Such components helped offset the carmaker’s manufacturing losses derived from a protracted chip scarcity and disruptions of elements provides, Kia stated.
Working revenue additionally soared 50 p.c to 2.23 trillion received within the second quarter from 1.48 trillion received a yr in the past. Gross sales have been up 19 p.c to 21.87 trillion received from 18.34 trillion received.
From January to June, internet revenue climbed 23% to 2.91 trillion received from 2.38 trillion received a yr earlier.
Working revenue jumped 50% to three.84 trillion received from 2.56 trillion received throughout the identical interval. Gross sales gained 15% to 40.23 trillion received from 34.92 trillion received.
Kia’s guardian firm Hyundai Motor Group earlier stated that its second-quarter internet revenue jumped 56% from a yr earlier on improved product combine and a weak received.
Internet revenue for the three months resulted in June rose to three.08 trillion received (US$2.34 billion) from 1.98 trillion received throughout the identical interval of final yr.
Within the six-month interval, Hyundai offered a complete of 1.88 million automobiles, reaching 43% of its gross sales goal of 4.34 million items for the yr.