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LVMH, the leading luxury products group, record first half revenues of 2008 of 7.8 billion euros, reflecting organic growth if 12%.

In a press release Bernard Arnault, Chairman and CEO of LVMH, said that “given the adverse currency and economic environment seen during this period, LVMH proves its capacity to grow thanks to the strenghth of its brands.”