Blue Dart December quarter profit rises 17%

India’s Blue Dart Express reported a 17.7 per cent rise in standalone net profit at Rs 271.3 million (US$4.4 million) for the quarter ended December 2014.


Blue Dart December quarter profit rises 17%


India’s Blue Dart Express reported a 17.7 per cent rise in standalone net profit at Rs 271.3 million (US$4.4 million) for the quarter ended December 2014. The company had registered a net profit of Rs 230.4 million for the corresponding period a year ago, it said in a filing to the BSE.

Total income from operations during the quarter increased to Rs 5,888.7 million from Rs 5,055.0 million in the same period last financial year. “We have been able to sustain our growth momentum in our performance this quarter, irrespective of the challenging macro-economic environment,” Blue Dart Express managing director Anil Khanna said in a statement.