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Grupo Mexico reports 21.9% jump in 2nd-qtr net profit

MEXICO CITY, July 23 (Reuters) - Mining and transport firm Grupo Mexico on Tuesday reported net profit of $490.9 million for the second quarter, up 21.9% from the same period last year.

The company generated $2.7 billion in revenue during the three month period. (Reporting by Mexico City Newsroom; Editing by Daina Beth Solomon)