- a 39.6 percent premium to the last closing price of GrainCorp shares of A$8.74 on Oct. 18;
- a 38.8 percent premium to the one-month, volume-weighted average GrainCorp share price of A$8.79 up to Oct. 18;
- a 35.7 percent premium to the six-month, volume-weighted average GrainCorp share price of A$8.99 up to Oct. 18; and
- a 45.9 percent premium to the twelve-month, volume-weighted average GrainCorp share price of A$8.36 up to Oct. 18.
Forward-Looking InformationThis press release includes forward-looking statements, within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, that are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors, including, without limitation, with respect to any potential acquisition by ADM of all or any portion of GrainCorp. There can be no certainty that any discussions will result in a transaction or the entry into a definitive agreement. These risks, uncertainties and other factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those referred to in the forward-looking statements. The reader is cautioned not to rely on these forward-looking statements. Other risks are described in detail in the ADM Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012, as filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. All forward-looking statements are based on information currently available to ADM, and ADM assumes no obligation to update any such forward-looking statements. About ADM For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve vital needs. Today, 30,000 ADM employees around the globe convert oilseeds, corn, wheat and cocoa into products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. With more than 270 processing plants, 420 crop procurement facilities, and the world’s premier crop transportation network, ADM helps connect the harvest to the home in more than 160 countries. For more information about ADM and its products, visit www.adm.com. 1 Source: IRESS. Historical share prices have been adjusted for special dividends and capital raisings