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SABMiller PLC - Dividend Currency Conversion

RNS Number : 6681X
  SABMiller PLC
  27 June 2008


SABMILLER PLC

FINAL DIVIDEND

CURRENCY CONVERSION - SOUTH AFRICAN RANDS


27 June 2008


In its Preliminary Results announcement for the year ended 31 March 2008,
published on Thursday, 15 May 2008, SABMiller plc announced that the exchange
rates to be used to determine the Sterling and Rand equivalent of the final
dividend of 42 US cents
per share would be calculated using the exchange rate prevailing on Thursday, 26
June 2008 for the Rand equivalent and on Monday, 28 July 2008 for the Sterling
equivalent.

The rate of exchange determined on Thursday, 26 June 2008 is $:R = 7.9531786,
resulting in an equivalent final dividend of 334.0335012 SA cents per share.

The dividend will be payable on Thursday, 7 August 2008 to all shareholders
registered on the London and Johannesburg registers on Friday, 11 July 2008. The
ex-dividend trading dates will be Wednesday, 9 July 2008 on the London Stock
Exchange and
Monday, 7 July 2008 on the JSE Limited. The Sterling exchange rate will be
announced on Tuesday, 29 July 2008.

Shareholders will be asked to approve this proposal at the annual general
meeting scheduled for Thursday, 31 July 2008.

From the commencement of trade on Friday, 27 June 2008 until the close of
business on Friday, 11 July 2008, no transfers between the London and
Johannesburg registers will be permitted and from the close of business on
Friday, 4 July 2008 until the
close of business on Friday, 11 July 2008, no shares may be dematerialised or
rematerialised.


John Davidson
General Counsel and Group Company Secretary


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