CORRECTED-Coke Femsa says 1st-qtr profit rises 9.3 pct

miércoles 27 de abril de 2016 09:03 GYT
 

(Removes incorrect mention of Q1 2015 profit)

MEXICO CITY, April 27 (Reuters) - Latin America's biggest Coke bottler Coca-Cola Femsa on Wednesday said its first-quarter profit rose 9.3 percent.

The company reported a quarterly profit of 2.398 billion pesos ($139 million).

($1 = 17.29 pesos at the end of March) (Reporting by Gabriel Stargardter, Gabriela Lopez and Veronica Gomez; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)