HONG KONG – Li & Fung said Thursday that sales in 2007 registered their largest growth in seven years, rising 36 percent to $12 billion. Core profits rose a similar amount to $408.6 million.

The sourcing giant also revealed details of its next three-year plan, with sourcing and acquisitions both playing major roles.

By the end of 2010, the company targets sales of $20 billion, from which $16 billion will come from its core sourcing business and $4 billion from the onshore business in the U.S., Europe and China.

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