Asahi Glass: notification of dividends from surplus (dividend increase)

Asahi Glass has decided to pay a year-end dividend of 55 yen per share

Asahi Glass has resolved on the payment of dividends from surplus, and will submit the proposal concerning dividends from surplus at its Shareholders meeting in March.

Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. has announced that its Board of Directors has resolved on the payment of dividends from surplus for which the record date is 31 December 2017.
The company will submit the proposal concerning dividends from surplus for approval at the 93rd Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on 29 March 2018.
The company has decided to pay a year-end dividend of 55 yen per share, which is 5 yen higher than the forecast of 50 yen, as the company’s net income attributable to owners of the parent for fiscal 2017 exceeded the forecast.