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Mexico's Coke Femsa reports lower third-quarter profit

MEXICO CITY, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Latin America's biggest Coke bottler, Coca-Cola Femsa, on Thursday said its third-quarter profit fell 17 percent.

The company reported a profit of 2.954 billion pesos ($225 million) for the July-September period, from 3.543 billion pesos in the same period a year earlier.