Mexico's Penoles posts nearly 16 pct jump in profit

martes 2 de agosto de 2016 10:44 GYT

MEXICO CITY Aug 2 (Reuters) - Mexican miner Penoles on Tuesday reported a 15.7 percent rise in second-quarter net profit, compared to the same period a year earlier.

The miner and metals processor, which runs the world's largest primary silver producer, Fresnillo, registered a profit of 639.3 million pesos ($35 million). (Reporting by Joanna Zuckerman Bernstein; Editing by Alden Bentley)