The global nutrition group saw group revenues increase 9.6% for the first three months compared to the same period last year. Once the effect of currency is stripped out, total group revenues increased 7.7%.

In its wholly owned businesses, revenues increased 4.7% compared to the same period last year. Increased prices contributed 2.1% of the growth, along with 1.7% volume growth and a 0.9% contribution from acquisitions.