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Sasol - Trading Statement

Release Date: 05/06/2006 08:00:01      Code(s): SOL
Sasol - Trading Statement                                                       
Sasol Limited                                                                   
(Incorporated in South Africa)                                                  
(Registration number: 1979/003231/06)                                           
ISIN Code: ZAE000006896                                                         
Share Code: SOL                                                                 
NYSE Code: SSL                                                                  
("Sasol" or "the Company")                                                      
Trading Statement June 2006                                                     
When Sasol on 7 March 2006 announced its interim financial results for the six  
months ended 31 December 2005, we commented "Assuming lower oil and commodity   
chemical prices and a stronger rand relative to the first half, earnings in the 
second half of the financial year are expected to be considerably lower than the
first half year although pleasing growth in earnings for the full financial year
is anticipated."                                                                
Contrary to expectations, average international oil prices in the second half of
the financial year are anticipated to be approximately 8% higher than in the    
first half. The average Rand : US dollar exchange rate is expected to be        
approximately 6% stronger than in the first half, in line with expectations.    
As a consequence, while earnings in the second half of the financial year are   
still expected to be lower than in the first half year, headline earnings per   
share for the full financial year are expected to be between 20 - 25% higher    
than those achieved in the previous financial year. Attributable earnings per   
share are expected to be between 35 - 40% higher, with the difference in the    
increases arising because of capital effects of about R1,2 billion in the       
previous financial year.                                                        
The above information has not been reviewed and reported on by the Company"s    
auditors.                                                                       
2 June 2006                                                                     
Johannesburg                                                                    
Issued by sponsor: Deutsche Securities (SA) (Proprietary) Limited               
Date: 05/06/2006 08:00:02 AM Supplied by www.sharenet.co.za                     
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