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 http://www.shell.com/investor.December 20, 2012 Mark Edwards Deputy Company Secretary ENQUIRIES Media Contacts: International Shell Media Relations +31-70-377-3600 Shell Investor Relations: The Hague Tjerk Huysinga +31-70-377-3996 North America: Ken Lawrence +1-713-241-2069 SOURCE Royal Dutch Shell plc