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Hitt og þetta 28. apríl 2006

Swedish Match AB posts Q1 pre-tax profit of SEK696m

Nordic Business Report-April 28, 2006-Swedish Match AB posts Q1 pre-tax profit of SEK696m
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The Swedish tobacco products group Swedish Match AB issued its first quarter report on Friday (28 April), posting a pre-tax profit of SEK696m, as compared to SEK518m in the first quarter of 2005.

Sales after tobacco tax amounted to SEK2,951m, as compared to SEK2,967m in the first quarter last year.

One Swedish krona (SEK) is worth approximately 0.07 British pounds (GBP).

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