Kawasaki Heavy Industries reported its net income for the six-month period ending Sept. 30 was 11.4 billion yen ($96.6 million), up 118 percent compared to the same period a year ago.
Not surprisingly, net sales also increased. KHI reported its sixth-month sales were 645.8 billion yen ($5.4 billion), up 9 percent over the same period last year.
For its consumer products and machinery division, which includes powersports products, sales were up 14 percent to 189.9 billion yen ($1.6 billion).
Looking ahead, KHI forecast year-end sales of 1.43 trillion yen ($12.1 billion), with a net income of 26 billion yen ($220 million).Click here for reuse options!
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