Notice Regarding Dividend of Surplus

May 28, 2021

Kurita Water Industries Ltd. announces that a meeting of the Board of Directors held on May 28, 2021 has determined the amount of dividends to be paid. The record date for the dividends is March 31, 2021. The amount will be proposed at the 85th Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on June 29, 2021.

1. Details of dividends

Decided amount Latest dividend forecast
(announced on May 6, 2021)
Previous fiscal year
(ended March 2020)
Record date March 31, 2021 March 31, 2021 March 31, 2020
Dividend per share 34.00 yen 34.00 yen 31.00 yen
Total amount of dividends 3,828 million yen 3,490 million yen
Effective date June 30, 2021 June 30, 2020
Dividend resource Retained earnings Retained earnings

2. Reason

The basic policy of the Company is to continue stable dividends to the shareholders. Responding to the support it has received from its shareholders, the Company will pay a year-end dividend of 34 yen per share for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2021. This will result in an annual dividend of 66 yen per share, combined with the interim dividend (at the end of the first half) of 32 yen per share.

(For reference) Breakdown of annual dividend

Dividend per share
Record date End of first half Year end Annual
Dividends forecast 34.00 yen 66.00 yen
This fiscal year (ended March 2021) 32.00 yen
Previous fiscal year (ended March 2020) 31.00 yen 31.00 yen 62.00 yen