HEERLEN, Netherlands, October 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, has repurchased 209,327 of its own shares in the period from 1October 2018 up to and including 5October 2018 at an average price of €90.13. This is in accordance with the repurchase, covering commitments under share based compensation plans and for stock dividends, announced on 13August 2018. The consideration of this repurchase was €18.9 million.
Royal DSM is a purpose-led global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders. DSM delivers innovative business solutions for human nutrition, animal nutrition, personal care and aroma, medical devices, green products and applications, and new mobility and connectivity. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext Amsterdam.