Hellenic Textiles has reported a 30 per cent increase in turnover following on from a rise in sales during 2000. The company, a member of the Akka Group, recorded an increase in sales of 30 per cent from 17.2bn drachmas ($48m) in 1999 to 22.4bn drachmas (62.5m) in 2000 and saw year 2000 profits reach 1.2bn ($3.3m) drachmas.