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Nippon Paper Group, Inc.'s Dividend Distribution Policy

Our basic dividend distribution policy is to continue to distribute a constant dividend by ensuring the sound operation of the Group as a whole and the future improvement in equity value for our shareholders. This will be accomplished by constantly reviewing overall business results and maintaining sufficient reserves.

Dividend Payout Period

Year-end dividend:
In accordance with the resolution passed at the general meeting of shareholders, we will distribute the year-end dividend amount to shareholders or pledgees recorded on the shareholders list as of March 31. ( Distribution is expected around the end of June.)
Interim dividend:
In accordance with the resolution of the Board of Director's meeting, we will distribute the interim dividend amount to shareholders or pledgees recorded on the shareholders list as of September 30. ( Distribution is expected around the beginning of December.)

Related links

Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited website (only in Japanese)

Dividend Transition

Fiscal yearCash dividends paid per share (yen)
Interim Accounting periodEnd of the accounting period

Full fiscal year

92th

2013.4.1-2014.3.31 30(planned) 30(planned)

60(planned)

91th

2014.4.1-2015.3.31 20 30

50

90th

2013.4.1-2014.3.31 10 30

40

13th(89th) 2012.4.1-2013.3.31 10 30 40
12th 2011.4.1-2012.3.31 10 20 30
11th 2010.4.1-2011.3.31 40 20 60
10th 2009.4.1-2010.3.31 40 40 80
9th 2008.4.1-2009.3.31 4,000 40 8,000
8th 2007.4.1-2008.3.31 4,000 4,000 8,000
7th 2006.4.1-2007.3.31 4,000 4,000 8,000
6th 2005.4.1-2006.3.31 4,000 4,000 8,000
5th 2004.4.1-2005.3.31 4,000 4,000 8,000
4th 2003.4.1-2004.3.31 4,000 4,000 8,000
Third 2002.4.1-2003.3.31 0 8,000 8,000
Second 2001.10.1-2002.3.31 --- 4,000 8,000
First 2001.3.30-2001.9.30 --- 4,000
  • *We conducted a split of its shares of common stock (one to 100 split) effevtive as of January 4,2009.