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China’s revenue increased due to margin management and strong volume growth, especially in project and professional channels.Revenue was down in the South East Asia Pacific markets, reflecting weak conditions in Indonesia and Vietnam. Strong cost control in the region partially compensated for the negative volume trends.

In India, revenue continued to grow on the back of volume growth and strong margin management , partly offset by weak markets in the rest of the region. Cost control measures are implemented to mitigate cost inflation.

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