Press release BoxID: 455892 (Bekaert GmbH)
  • Bekaert GmbH
  • Otto-Hahn-Straße 20
  • 61381 Friedrichsdorf
  • Contact person
  • Katelijn Bohez
  • +32 (56) 2305-71

Interim dividend payable

(PresseBox) (Friedrichsdorf, ) Following the decision of the Board of Directors to distribute a gross interim dividend of € 0.67 - as announced on 29 July 2011 in Bekaert's press release on the company's 2011 first half year results - Bekaert herewith informs the shareholders that the dividend will be payable as from 17 October 2011. The dividend ex-date was 12 October.

Bekaert GmbH

Bekaert ( is a global technological and market leader in advanced solutions based on metal transformation and coatings, and the world's largest independent manufacturer of drawn steel wire products. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with headquarters in Belgium, employing 28 000 people worldwide. Serving customers in 120 countries, Bekaert pursues sustainable profitable growth in all its activities and generated combined sales of € 4.5 billion in 2010.