SINGAPORE May 11 Singapore's Wilmar
International Ltd, the world's largest palm oil
processor, posted a 51 percent rise in its first-quarter profit,
helped by its tropical oils as well as oilseeds and grains
The company also said it was carrying out an internal
restructuring of its China operations with the possibility of a
The company, whose biggest shareholders include U.S.
agricultural trader Archer Daniels Midland Co, reported
a net profit of $361.6 million for the three months ended March,
versus a net profit of $239.4 million a year earlier.
Core net profit, which excludes non-operating items, rose
about 40 percent to $312.6 million.
(Reporting by Aradhana Aravindan; Editing by Randy Fabi)