Leading Greek lingerie maker Sex Form on Friday posted a flat pre-tax profit of $1.5 million for the first half.

The company said in a statement its turnover in the first six months of this year climbed to $18.6m from $15.7m in 2001.

Including its subsidiaries World Fashion, Petit Elephant, Prestige and Exclusive Fashion, it made $2.1m in the first half versus $1.7m last year, when Exclusive Fashion’s results were not included. Its consolidated turnover grew almost 23 per cent to $25.2m.