HONG KONG, (Reuters) — ANTA Sports Products Ltd, China's biggest footwear retailer by market value, posted a forecast-beating 28 percent rise in first-half net profit on Wednesday and said it was on the prowl for acquisitions to help it expand overseas.
ANTA, which has retail stores and counters in Southeast Asia, Eastern Europe and the Middle East, said it had expanded its presence in emerging markets in the first half and singled out growth in children's products and its e-commerce business for its solid performance.
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