JAPAN: Daikin’s sales were 2,225,154 million yen (US$14,792 million), up 10.2% over the three-month period in the second quarter ending September 30.

On the earnings side, operating profit rose 6.4% to 235,746 million yen (US$1,567 million), with income from ordinary operations showing the same percentage increase to 221,073 million yen (US$1,469 million) ).

The main activity of the company is the production of air conditioners and refrigeration equipment. Sales rose 10.9% year-on-year to 2,055,977 million (US$13,664 million).