"The domestic decorative business delivered a powerful performance with more than 30 per cent volume growth led by a strong performance in premium and luxury portfolios. The Home Dcor foray of Asian Paints got a big fillip from a strong performance of the Home Improvement business".
Syngle said the international business recorded a double-digit volume growth, strongly led by good growth in Asia and Middle East.
"Profitability across businesses has been well supported by a good sales mix and some excellent work in cost optimization & sourcing measures pursued strongly through innovation programs," he added.
Shares of Asian Paints closed 0.62 per cent higher at Rs 2,714.65 apiece on BSE.
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