Brazilian sugar and ethanol group Cosan posts $6 mln 3rd qtr profit

miércoles 5 de noviembre de 2014 17:58 GYT

SAO PAULO Nov 5 (Reuters) - Brazilian sugar and ethanol company Cosan SA reported a third quarter profit of 15.2 million reais ($6 million), down sharply from the 205.9 million real net a year ago, it said in a statement to the local market regulator.

Cosan has divisions spanning sugar, ethanol, natural gas, fuel distribution, logistics and farm land management.

(Reporting by Reese Ewing; Editing by Chris Reese)