Chile’s Andina says to invest $170 mln in 2010

SANTIAGO, April 13 (BestGrowthStock) – Chile’s Andina (AKOb.SN: )
(AND_pb.SN: ), one of the main bottlers of Coca-Cola in Latin
America, said on Tuesday it plans to invest $170 million in
2010.

The bottler reported its profit fell 6.2 percent to 86.9
billion pesos ($171.6 million) in full-year 2009 as the
regional economy contracted and sugar prices soared.

Andina has franchises in Chile, Argentina and Brazil.

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(Reporting by Juana Casas, writing by Alonso Soto; Editing by
Maureen Bavdek)

Chile’s Andina says to invest $170 mln in 2010