April 29 (Reuters) - Mexican cement producer Cemex SAB de CV on Thursday reported a more than 15 fold jump in first-quarter profit, helped by higher domestic and U.S. sales, its biggest markets.
Cemex's net income rose to $665 million in the quarter from $42 million a year earlier. (cmx.to/3vxQlnF)
The company’s net sales increased 9% to $3.41 billion. (Reporting by Laura Gottesdiener in Monterrey and Ankit Ajmera in Bengaluru; Editing by Vinay Dwivedi)