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SABMiller PLC - Dividend Currency Conversion

RNS Number:4194A
18 July 2007




18 July 2007

In its Preliminary Results announcement for the year ended 31 March 2007,
published on 17 May 2007, SABMiller plc announced that the exchange rates to be
used to determine the Sterling and Rand equivalent of the final dividend of 36.0
US cents per share would be calculated using the exchange rates prevailing on 28
June 2007 for the Rand equivalent and 17 July 2007 for the Sterling equivalent.

On 29 June 2007, the Company announced that the rate of exchange determined for
converting to South African Rands was $:R = 7.085625, resulting in an equivalent
final dividend of 255.08250 SA cents per share.

The rate of exchange determined on 17 July 2007 for converting to Sterling is
GBP:US$ = 2.04588 resulting in an equivalent final dividend of 17.59634 UK pence
per share.

The dividend will be payable on 7 August 2007 to all shareholders registered on
the London and Johannesburg registers on 13 July 2007. The ex-dividend trading
dates were 11 July 2007 on the London Stock Exchange and 9 July 2007 on the JSE

Shareholders will be asked to approve this proposal at the annual general
meeting scheduled for 31 July 2007.

John Davidson
General Counsel and Group Company Secretary

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