Parmalat net revenues up 9. 6 percent in third quarter

(AGI) Rome, Nov 7 - Third-quarter net revenues of Parmalatincreased 9.6 percent to 4.2 billion euros at constant scope ofconsolidation and exchange rates (2.5 percent at currentexchange rates). The gross operating margin increased by 13percent to 342 million euros at constant scope of consolidationand exchange rates (+2.4 percent at current exchange rates).Net profit slid 10.3 percent to 143 million euros, reflectingprimarily the effect of higher income taxes for the period andlower net financial income. Parmalat said it expects netrevenues and EBITDA to grow by more than 5 percent in 2014, at

(AGI) Rome, Nov 7 - Third-quarter net revenues of Parmalatincreased 9.6 percent to 4.2 billion euros at constant scope ofconsolidation and exchange rates (2.5 percent at currentexchange rates). The gross operating margin increased by 13percent to 342 million euros at constant scope of consolidationand exchange rates (+2.4 percent at current exchange rates).Net profit slid 10.3 percent to 143 million euros, reflectingprimarily the effect of higher income taxes for the period andlower net financial income. Parmalat said it expects netrevenues and EBITDA to grow by more than 5 percent in 2014, atconstant exchange rates and scope of consolidation andexcluding the effects of hyperinflation, up from an earlier 3percent growth projection. . .