29-Apr-2010 11:55 AM

EVA Air revenue soars 38%, reports record quarterly profit in 1Q2010

EVA Air revenue soars 38% in 1Q2010- financial highlights for the three months ended 31-Mar-2010:

  • Operating revenue: 732.7 million, +38.4% year-on-year;
  • Operating costs: USD643.1 million, +32.3%;
  • Operating expenses: USD46.9 million, +8.9%;
  • Operating profit: USD42.7 million, compared with a profit of USD323,023 in the previous corresponding period;
  • Profit before tax: USD39.5 million, compared with a loss of USD22.2 million in the previous corresponding period;
  • Net profit: USD39.4 million, +524.0% - its highest quarterly profit in more than five years.

*Based on the conversion rate at USD1 = TWD31.586