Turkish confectioner Kent Gida has posted a net loss of €14.2m (US$12.5m) for 2001, an increase on the €409,000 net loss recorded for 2000. According to the Yatirimyap newspaper, Kent Gida posted a net loss of €18.4m for the first nine months of 2001, compared to a net profit of €71,000 for the same period of 2000.