China’s Industrial-Profit Growth Accelerates as Sales Increase

China’s Industrial-Profit Growth Accelerates as Sales Increase

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A welder works at Sulzer AG's factory in Shanghai. Industrial companies’ revenue rose 11.9 percent in the first four months to 30.4 trillion yuan, according to the statistics bureau statement, after a previously reported 11.9 percent increase in the first quarter.