Motherson Sumi Q3 profit dips 1% to Rs 555 cr

Auto component major Motherson Sumi Systems reported 1.19 per cent drop in consolidated net profit at Rs 554.99 crore for the third quarter ended December 31, 2018, on account of higher tax expenses during the period.

The company had reported a profit of Rs 561.71 crore during the same period of previous fiscal.

Revenue from operations, however, rose to Rs 16,233.65 crore as compared with Rs 14,271.45 crore in October-December 2017-18.

The company's total tax expenses for the third quarter stood at Rs 269.26 crore, up 7.01 per cent from Rs 251.61 crore in the year-ago period.