LONDON, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announces that it has today issued 27,498,073 A Ordinary shares in relation to the scrip dividend programme for the fourth quarter 2011 interim dividend.
Following this issue, the total number of A shares in issuance is 3,696,048,510 and the total number of B shares is 2,661,403,172. Royal Dutch Shell plc holds no ordinary shares in Treasury.
This announcement will be available on http://www.shell.com/investor.
March 22, 2012
Deputy Company Secretary
Shell Media Relations +31-70-377-3600
Shell Investor Relations:
Tjerk Huysinga +31-70-377-3996
Ken Lawrence: +1-713-241-2069
SOURCE Royal Dutch Shell plc