Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / China Linen registers record revenue & earnings for Q3
China Linen registers record revenue & earnings for Q3
30
Nov '10
China Linen Textile Industry Ltd, one of China's leading linen fabric and yarn producers, marketers and exporters, announced record third quarter 2010 financial results.

• Q3 2010 revenue increased 109.3% YOY to 14.0 million.
• Q3 2010 net income increased 74.9% YOY to $2.8 million.
• Q3 2010 EPS of $0.14 vs. $0.08 for the same period in 2009.
• Raises full year 2010 guidance on revenues from $38.1 million to $44.0 million, maintains net income guidance of $9.3 million, raises EPS guidance from $0.39 to $0.46 based on 20,215,003 weighted average number of shares outstanding.

In the third quarter, the Company announced new independent director on August 30; announced Jodie Wehner as Chief Financial Officer on September 1; and signed contracts with three new customers in India and Turkey to supply 650 tons of linen yarn.

Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2010 Financial Results

Revenue for the third quarter of 2010 increased 109.3% to $14.0 million, compared to $6.7 million for the third quarter of 2009. Growth was driven by strong market demand, increased market and sales efforts, increased production capacity and higher average selling price. Sales of linen fabric sales increased 110.9% year-over-year to $12.5 million, which represented 89.0% of sales for the period. Sales of linen yarn increased significantly from $0.2 million a year ago to $1.5 million in the third quarter. Sales from new customers contributed to approximately 45% of total revenue in the third quarter of 2010.

Gross profit for the third quarter of 2010 was $4.4 million, a 114.9% increase from $2.1 million in the third quarter of 2009. Gross margin was 31.5% compared to 30.7% in the third quarter of 2009.

Operating expenses for the third quarter of 2010 were approximately $0.7 million, compared to $0.2 million for the same period a year ago. The increase was primarily due to increased selling expenses and increased expenses in connection with its public company compliance efforts. Operating income for the third quarter of 2010 increased 98.2% to $3.7 million compared to operating income of $1.9 million in the third quarter of 2009.

Net income for the third quarter of 2010 increased 74.9% to $2.8 million, compared to $1.6 million for the third quarter of 2009. Diluted earnings per share increased 74.1% to $0.14 compared to $0.08 for the third quarter of 2009, based upon 20.2 million and 20.1 million weighted average number of shares outstanding, respectively.

"We are pleased to report record revenue and earnings for the third quarter of 2010, which were a direct result of our expanded sales efforts for our broad line of linen fabrics, increased linen yarn distribution channels, and our fixed asset lease agreement with Lanxi Tianxianfang Linen Company, Ltd. which significantly expanded our production capacity," stated Mr. Gao Ren, Chairman and President of China Linen. "Our recent acquisitionof Lanxi Tianxianfang is an important milestone in our goal to become a vertically integrated producer and the benefits of this relationship were evidenced in our recent operating and financial results to further improve our financial and operational performance."


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore

Textiles | On 22nd Feb 2018

Final version of CPTPP pact released; to be signed in March

The final version of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for...

Amazon India crosses 3 lakh seller base in less than 5 yrs

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Feb 2018

Amazon India crosses 3 lakh seller base in less than 5 yrs

Amazon recently claimed to have crossed the three-lakh seller base in ...

Indian e-retail market may see 250% growth in 3 yrs: Crisil

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Feb 2018

Indian e-retail market may see 250% growth in 3 yrs: Crisil

India’s e-retail market may rise by 250 per cent in the next three...

Interviews View All

Arvind Saraf
Triveni Sarees

e-Commerce is still evolving fast with constant flux and surprises

Sanjay Desai & Ashish Mulani
True Colors

Digital textile printing will be the technology of the future

Varinder Singh Jawanda
Trendy Bharat

Sizing and fitting issues are inherent problems for companies expanding...

Tejas N Patel, Navin D Patel

Founded in 1999 by Navin Patel in the name of Tejas Fabrics with 100...

Suresh P Bagrecha

Komal Texfab, founded in 1981, is into manufacturing of knitted fabrics,...

Rikesh Mistry

Jupiter Comtex Pvt Ltd, established in 1973, started its textile machinery ...

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Urs Stalder
Sanitized AG

Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...

Eamonn Tighe
Nature Works LLC

Eamonn Tighe, Fibres and Nonwovens - Business Development Manager of...

Amiben Shroff
Shrujan

From its modest beginning in the late 1960s, Shrujan has grown into a...

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

February 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
70.6%
No
12.7%
Skip
16.7%

Total Votes: 102

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
63.7%
No
29.4%
Skip
6.9%

Total Votes: 102

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
88.2%
No
8.8%
Skip
2.9%

Total Votes: 102

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
83.3%
No
7.8%
Skip
8.8%

Total Votes: 102


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search