BRIEF-Sinochem International's Q1 net profit up, 2016 down

April 28 (Reuters) - Sinochem International Corp

* Says 2016 net profit down 87.9 percent y/y at 57.2 million

yuan ($8.30 million)

* Says Q1 net profit up 289.0 percent y/y at 234.3 million

yuan

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($1 = 6.8938 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)