BRIEF-Essentra H1 revenue up 18.4 pct to 384.6 mln stg

July 31 Wed Jul 31, 2013 2:31am EDT

July 31 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC : * H1 revenue up 18.4 pct to 384.6 million pounds * H1 adj pretax profit 60.3 million pounds vs 48.1 million last year * Says remains on-track to deliver further balanced, profitable growth in 2013 * Source text for Eikon: * For more news, please click here