Trading statement- Interims Crookes Brothers Limited (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) (Registration number 1913/000290/06) Share code: CKS ISIN: ZAE000001434 (“Crookes Brothers” or “the Company”) Trading statement In terms of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, a company is required to publish a trading statement as soon as it becomes aware that the financial results for the next period to be reported on will differ by at least 20% or more from those of the corresponding prior period. For the interim period ended 30 September 2021, shareholders are advised that: • basic loss per share is expected to be between 0.0 cents and 1.0 cents per share (September 2020: basic earnings 210.0 cents per share), and • headline loss per share is expected to be between 46.2 cents and 56.2 cents per share (September 2020: headline earnings 151.1 cents per share). The earnings decrease is mainly due to the group’s sugar cane and banana yields declining due to the unfavourable regional climatic weather experienced, coupled with a reduction in the fair value of biological assets. The group’s interim results for the period ended 30 September 2021 will be published on or about 24 November 2021. Mount Edgecombe 19 November 2021 Sponsor: Sasfin Capital (a member of the Sasfin Group) Date: 19-11-2021 05:00:00 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.