Yip’s Chemical Reported 2004/2005 Interim Results EPS Grew 25% Dividend HK 4.5 Cents

Yip’s Chemical Holdings Limited (”Yip’s Chemical” or “the Group”, stock code: 0408) announced its interim results for the 2004/2005 financial year. The Group recorded a turnover of HK$1,356,133,000, representing an increase of 52%. Net profit amounted HK$76,018,000, up by approximately 26% from the corresponding period last year. Earnings per share for this period is HK 16.3 cents, increased by 25% when compared with the corresponding period of last year. The board recommended an interim dividend of HK 4.5 cents.