HOYA Corp Sales Up on Good Ophthalmic Lens Results
Thursday, February 5 2015 | 00 h 00 min | Financial News
HOYA announced sales up 16.9% and profit before tax up 22.9% for the third fiscal quarter 2014 (October –December) compared to the same period last year.
Ophthalmic lenses contributed significantly to the overall result. The Corporation cites increased overseas sales increases and the inclusion SEIKO lenses in the total.
HOYA and SEIKO ophthalmic lenses are reported in Health Care related products of the Life Care division. Health Care related products, which also include contact lens sales through specialty retailer Eye City, account for 45% of total HOYA sales.
HOYA did not highlight specific performance in North America or Canada in their quarterly report.
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