Embotelladora Andina has confirmed details of its latest dividend payment.

The Chile-based Coca-Cola bottler said yesterday (26 September) that it will pay a provisional CLP7.70 (US$0.02) per share dividend for its B-series.

Its A-series will pay a CLP7 per share dividend, the company's board said in a filing to the Santiago Stock Exchange.

Shareholders will receive the dividend payment on 24 October.

In July, Andina reported that operating profit for the three months to the end of June rose by 26.7% on the corresponding period a year earlier, hitting CLP20.25bn (US$38.6m) on the back of a 15.6% climb in net sales to CLP138.9bn.

For the first half of the year, operating profit was up by 17.6% to CLP48.8bn, while sales lifted 12.8% to 296.8bn.