Penta announces record profits for 2017

The Penta investment group increased its operational profit in 2017 by 19 percent on the previous year to a record 10.1 billion crowns. Revenues increased by 21 percent to 178 billion crowns, Penta co-owner Marek Dospiva announced at a press conference on Wednesday.

The consolidated net profit of the company reached 6.2 billion crowns, which is the highest figure since 2016. Penta is currently planning to enter the Chinese market with its chain of pharmacies Dr.Max.

Author: Ruth Fraňková