EXX - Exxaro Resources Limited - Trading Statement For The 12
Months Ended 31 December 2007
EXXARO RESOURCES LIMITED
(formerly Kumba Resources Limited)
Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa
(Registration Number: 2000/011076/06)
Share Code: EXX
ISIN Number: ZAE000084992
("Exxaro" or "the company")
Trading statement for the 12 months ended 31 December 2007
Shareholders are advised that Exxaro Resources Limited (Exxaro) will release its
audited financial results for the 12 months ended 31 December 2007 on or about
21 February 2008.
Attributable earnings and headline earnings for the period are expected to be
between R1 365 million and R1 500 million. Attributable earnings per share
("EPS") and headline earnings per share ("HEPS") are expected to be between 400
and 440 cents. The Namakwa Sands business and a 26% interest in Black
Mountain/Gamsberg which Exxaro will acquire on conversion and subsequent
approval of cession of the respective mining rights are not included in the
results for the 12-month period ended 31 December 2007.
The annual report issued by Exxaro for the 12-month period ended 31 December
2006 includes unaudited supplementary financial information. This shows
comparable attributable earnings and headline earnings of R 962 million and R893
million respectively, while EPS of 307 cents and HEPS of 285 cents are reflected
on a comparable basis for the 12 months ended 31 December 2006.
The financial information on which this trading statement is based has not been
reviewed or reported on by Exxaro`s auditors.
7 February 2008
Trevor Arran, Executive General Manager, Corporate Affairs and Investor
Exxaro Resources Limited
Tel: +27 (0) 12 307 3292
Mobile: +27 (0) 83 609 1444
Sponsor: JPMorgan Equities
Date: 07/02/2008 17:00:01 Supplied by www.sharenet.co.za
Produced by the JSE SENS Department .
The SENS service is an information dissemination service administered by the
JSE Limited (`JSE`). The JSE does not, whether expressly, tacitly or
implicitly, represent, warrant or in any way guarantee the truth, accuracy or
completeness of the information published on SENS. The JSE, their officers,
employees and agents accept no liability for (or in respect of) any direct,
indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any kind or nature,
howsoever arising, from the use of SENS or the use of, or reliance on,
information disseminated through SENS.