African Oxygen Limited - Trading Update
AFRICAN OXYGEN LIMITED
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)
(Registration number 1927/000089/06)
JSE Share code: AFX
NSX Share code: AOX
("Afrox" or "the company" or "the Group")
AFROX TRADING UPDATE
Afrox"s interim results for the six months ended 31 March 2006 are expected to
be released on 26 April 2006.
In compliance with the Listings Requirements of the JSE Limited and in respect
of the six months ended 31 March 2006, the Group hereby advises shareholders
that basic earnings per share are expected to be in the region of between 257
cents and 274 cents lower than those reported for the previous corresponding
period. The reason for the decline in basic earnings per share is that the
exceptional surplus in the previous corresponding period will not be repeated.
The headline earnings per share will not be impacted by the exceptional surplus.
Shareholders are advised that the forecast financial information contained in
this trading update has neither been reviewed nor reported on by the company"s
18 April 2006
Barnard Jacobs Mellet Corporate Finance (Pty) Limited
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