"Due to the high progress in executing the forecast after six months of 2014 and stable outlook for the second half of the year the board of Grupa Kety decided to increase the forecast," Kety said in a statement.

The company is benefiting from Poland's accelerated economic growth, which reached 3.4% in the first quarter and is expected to stay at 3.3% in the second.

Kety said its net profit in the April-June period rose by 40% to almost 55 million zlotys, while for the first half of the year it rose to 81 million zlotys.

Source: http://af.reuters.com/article/metalsNews/idAFL6N0QD2LN20140807