Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) yesterday reported third quarter results as follows (in millions, except per share amounts): Quarter Ended September 30, 2001 2000 Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) $27.7 $0.4 Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) 4.9 (23.7) Loss before unusual items (26.5) (51.9) Loss per share before unusual items (0.40) (0.84)