VANCOUVER, Aug. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - China Education Resources, Inc. ("CER") (TSXV: CHN) (OTCQX: CHNUF), a leading technology provider of online learning, training courses and social media for teachers, students and education professionals, announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2012. All figures are expressed in U.S. dollars.
China Education Resources generated gross revenues of $1,824,968 in the second quarter of 2012. This is compared to gross revenue of $1,103,954 for the same period in 2011. The loss of the second quarter was $177,321 as compared to a loss of $398,431 for the same period in 2011.
During the six months ended June 30, 2012, the Company generated revenue of $4,362,780 as compared with $3,271,740 for the same period in 2011. The profit attributable to the owners of the Company for the period was $433,518 as compared to $45,560 for the same period in 2011.Q2 of 2012 financial highlights include: Online products revenue of $739,416 generated during the second quarter of 2012 as compared to $303,438 during the same period in 2011; Text book sales revenue of $1,085,552 generated during the second quarter of 2012 as compared to $800,516 during the same period in 2011. "We are very pleased with our increasing revenues in our Q2 2012 results, particularly for the digital textbook sales which have started to generate revenue." said Chengfeng Zhou, CEO, China Education Resources. "We are utilizing our internet platform and educational social network together with our existing online/offline products which will provide blended comprehensive education resources and services to teachers and students. Our goal is to strengthen our position as the leading provider of digital educations services to China's K-12 sector." With the successfully launched digital textbook program, CER is being approached by educational publishers to develop and provide digital supplementary materials to students through our school platform.