HEERLEN, Netherlands, March 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, has repurchased 455,379 of its own shares in the period from 2 March 2020 up to and including 6 March 2020 at an average price of €106.13. This is in accordance with the repurchase program announced on 2 March 2020, covering the commitments under share-based compensation plans and for stock dividends, as well as the ongoing repurchase of shares to complete the €1 billion share buy-back as announced on 21 March 2019. The consideration of this repurchase was €48.3 million.
The total number of shares repurchased under these programs since 2 March 2020 to date is 455,379 shares for a total consideration of €48 million.
DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™ Royal DSM is a global, purpose-led, science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM's purpose is to create brighter lives for all. DSM addresses with its products and solutions some of the world's biggest challenges while simultaneously creating economic, environmental and societal value for all its stakeholders – customers, employees, shareholders, and society at large. DSM delivers innovative 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 was founded in 1902 and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. More information can be found at www.dsm.com.
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