Polish clothing producer Vistula SA has posted  a  net profit increase to PLN17.5 million for the first nine months of 2004, from PLN3.8m in the same period in 2003.

The company recorded an operating profit increase to PLN16.9m from PLN3.7m in 2003, whilst sales revenue totalled PLN91.2m compared to PLN86.3m last year.

Pre-tax profit rose to PLN18.3m from PLN4.0 mln zloty.

Vistula specialises in the design, manufacture and distribution of men's clothes.