Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 14 December 2018
Today, Royal Vopak has approved an update of its dividend policy in line with the information given in the Vopak Capital Markets Day press release of 27 November 2018.
Vopak`s dividend policy targets to pay an annual stable to rising cash dividend in balance with a management view on a payout ratio range of 25-75% of the net profit excluding exceptional items attributable to holders of ordinary shares and subject to market circumstances.
The updated dividend policy is available on Vopak`s website
The net profit excluding exceptional items that forms the basis for dividends to be declared may be adjusted for instance for the financial effects of one-off events, changes in accounting policies, acquisitions and divestments.
About Royal Vopak
Royal Vopak is the world`s leading independent tank storage company. We operate a global network of terminals located at strategic locations along major trade routes. With over 400 years of history and a strong focus on safety and sustainability, we ensure safe, efficient and clean storage and handling of bulk liquid products and gases for our customers. By doing so, we enable the delivery of products that are vital to our economy and daily lives, ranging from oil, chemicals, gases and LNG to biofuels and vegoils. Vopak is listed on the Euronext Amsterdam stock exchange and is headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Including our joint ventures and associates, we employ an international workforce of over 5,700 people.
For more information please contact:
Vopak Press: Liesbeth Lans - Manager External Communication,
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Vopak Analysts and Investors: Laurens de Graaf - Head of Investor Relations,
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