Royal Dutch Shell plc: Issuance of New Shares

23 Dec, 2013, 05:36 ET from Royal Dutch Shell plc

LONDON, December 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announces that it has today issued 37,334,210 A Ordinary shares in relation to the scrip dividend programme for the third quarter 2013 interim dividend.

Following this issue and the cancellation of shares previously bought back and announced, the total number of A shares in issuance is 3,898,011,213 and the total number of B shares is 2,472,839,187. Royal Dutch Shell plc holds no ordinary shares in Treasury.

This announcement will be available on http://www.shell.com/investor.

December 23, 2013

Mark Edwards

Deputy Company Secretary

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SOURCE Royal Dutch Shell plc