RNS Number : 2234D
11 May 2012


SOCO International plc ("SOCO" or "the Company")



SOCO announces that on 11 May 2012 it purchased 170,000 of its ordinary shares at an average price of 266.0641 pence per ordinary share.  The highest price and the lowest price paid for these shares were 271.2 pence and 263.6 pence respectively. All the purchased shares will be held as Treasury shares.

Following the above purchase, SOCO holds 3,821,013 ordinary shares as Treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue is 337,009,439 (excluding ordinary shares held as treasury shares). 






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