Textile and garment producer Sri Rejeki Isman (SRIL), popular as Sritex, booked net profit of US$17.7 million in the first quarter (Q1) of 2017, up 7.8% from US$16.4 million in the same period of 2016. Sales rose 6.8% to US$180.2 million from previous US$168.7 million. Export sales increased to 53% (of total sales), from earlier 49%. SRIL then targets 8-12% growth in sales for this year.