Benchmark Electronics posts quarterly sales figures

Benchmark Electronics, a contract manufacturing provider, announced sales of $589m (£375m) for the quarter ended 30 June 2010 − a 22 per cent increase when compared with $482m for the same quarter in the prior year.

The company’s net income of $21m, or $0.33 per diluted share, represented a 74 per cent increase in earnings per diluted share when compared with $12m, or $0.19 per diluted share.