Royal Dutch Shell plc: Buyback of Own Shares

                 Royal Dutch Shell plc: Buyback of Own Shares

PR Newswire

LONDON, May 17, 2012

LONDON, May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A) (NYSE:RDS.B) announces that on 17 May, 2012
it purchased for cancellation 890,000 "B" Shares at a price of 2054.26 pence
per share.     

Following the cancellation of these shares, the remaining number of "A" Shares
of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 3,696,048,510 and the remaining number of "B"
Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 2,651,812,100  
        


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