Silk apparel maker China Ting predicts a 73 per cent net profit hike for full-year trading and plans to plough half its earnings into dividends, its preliminary offering document said.

The company expects net earnings of USD$369m this year, the document said, after five-month profit leapt 80% and turnover jumped 34%.

China Ting aims to put funds from its share float toward boosting output capacity and growing its retail operations.