Royal Dutch Shell Plc: Issuance of New Shares

Dec 20, 2012, 04:49 ET from Royal Dutch Shell plc

LONDON, December 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A)(NYSE: RDS.B) announces that it has today issued 34,249,652 A Ordinary shares in relation to the scrip dividend programme for the third quarter 2012 interim dividend.

Following this issue, the total number of A shares in issuance is 3,772,388,687 and the total number of B shares is 2,617,715,189.  Royal Dutch Shell plc holds no ordinary shares in Treasury.

This announcement will be available on

December 20, 2012

Mark Edwards
Deputy Company Secretary


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SOURCE Royal Dutch Shell plc