This excerpt taken from the PDA 6-K filed Nov 14, 2005.
SALES REACH R$ 4.3 BILLION
For the nine-month period from January to September 2005, Perdigãos sales amounted to R$ 4.3 billion, a growth of 8% compared to the preceding year. Exports, which amounted to R$ 2.15 billion, accounted for 56.6% of company revenue.
Export volumes reached 518,794 tons, an increase of 17.4% over the nine-month period in 2004. Elaborated/processed products performed particularly strongly with a volume 66.8% higher.
Domestic market sales amounted to 410,159 tons while sales totaled R$ 2.16 billion, corresponding to a growth of 9% compared with 2004.
During the first nine months of 2005, the Company invested R$ 172.9 million, 59.6% of budget for 2005.