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Feb 9 (Reuters) - Mexico’s cement producer Cemex SAB de CV reported a 4.2 percent fall in quarterly sales.
However, the company's profit from continuing operations rose to $209.2 million, or 14 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31 from $104.2 million, or 6 cents per share, a year earlier. (cmx.to/2k6nJ4w)
Net sales fell to $3.19 billion from $3.33 billion. (Reporting by Ankit Ajmera in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D‘Silva)