Stolt-Nielsen Limited Board Recommends Final 2011 Dividend
LONDON, February 07, 2012 - Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo B?rs: SNI) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors recommended a final dividend for 2011 of $0.50 per Common Share, payable on May 11, 2012 to shareholders of record as of April 26, 2012. In accordance with the normal settlement practice, the shares will trade ex-dividend on and after April 24, 2012 (two business days prior to the April 26, 2012 record date). The dividend, which is subject to shareholder approval, will be voted on at the Company's Annual General Meeting of Shareholders scheduled for April 19, 2012 in Bermuda.
For additional information please contact:
Jan Chr. Engelhardtsen
Chief Financial Officer
UK +44 (0) 20 7611 8972
Jens F. Gr?ner-Hegge
V.P. Corporate Finance
UK +44 (0) 20 7611 8985
About Stolt-Nielsen Limited
Stolt-Nielsen Limited (SNL or the "Company") is a leading global provider of integrated transportation solutions for bulk liquid chemicals, edible oils, acids, and other specialty liquids through its three largest business divisions, Stolt Tankers, Stolthaven Terminals and Stolt Tank Containers. Stolt Sea Farm produces and markets high quality turbot, sole, sturgeon, and caviar. Stolt-Nielsen Gas transports liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) with its fleet of very large gas carriers (VLGCs). Stolt-Nielsen Limited is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.
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