(Reuters) - Harman International Industries Inc HAR.N reported a 17 percent rise in quarterly revenue as demand rose for its audio equipment from luxury carmakers such as Daimler AG AIGn.DE, Ferrari and Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) Audi.
Revenue rose to $1.17 billion in the first quarter ended September 30, from $998 million a year earlier.
Net income fell to $46 million, or 66 cents per share, from $55 million, or 79 cents per share, a year earlier.
The company, known for brands such as JBL and Harman Kardon, recorded restructuring and non-recurring charges of $24 million in the latest reported quarter.
Reporting by Sruthi Ramakrishnan in Bangalore; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila