RNS Number : 7024D

18 May 2012


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



SOCO announces that on 18 May 2012 it purchased 370,000 of its ordinary shares at an average price of 264.4017 pence per ordinary share.  The highest price and the lowest price paid for these shares were 266.9 pence and 259.5 pence respectively. All the purchased shares will be held as Treasury shares.

Following the above purchase, SOCO holds 5,169,752 ordinary shares as Treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue is 335,660,700 (excluding ordinary shares held as treasury shares). 




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