Mexican cement producer Cemex's profit jumps 16 pct

miércoles 27 de julio de 2016 06:26 GYT

July 27 (Reuters) - Mexico's Cemex, one of the world's largest cement producers, reported a jump in second-quarter profit, boosted by sales in the United States and Mexico.

The company said operating earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization rose 16 percent on a like-to-like basis to $771 million. (Reporting by Richa Naidu and Christine Murray; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)