Dividend Policy & Payment


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Policy and dividend payment of the Company

The Company has set a policy to pay a dividend payment of no less than 40 per cent of its net profit after deduction of taxes and legal reserves. However, the dividend payment is subject to change depending on an operational result, business expansion plan, liquidity, necessity and other appropriate reasons of the Company in the future. The consideration to make an annual dividend payment shall be approved by the shareholders' meeting, except for the consideration to make an interim dividend payment. In this case, the Board of Directors has an authority to approve the interim dividend payment, provided that the Board of Directors shall report to the next meeting of shareholders for information.


BOD's Resolution Date Ex-dividend date Payment Date Dividend (Per Share) On performance
23/02/2018 12/04/2018 30/04/2018 0.80* 01/01/2017 - 31/12/2017
27/02/2017 17/04/2017 04/05/2017 0.55 01/01/2016 - 31/12/2016
23/02/2016 11/04/2016 03/05/2016 0.55 01/01/2015 - 31/12/2015
20/02/2015 03/03/2015 28/04/2015 0.55 01/01/2014 - 31/12/2014
24/02/2014 06/03/2014 20/05/2014 0.50 01/01/2013 - 31/12/2013
28/02/2013 13/03/2013 03/05/2013 0.250000000021 01/07/2012 - 31/12/2012
09/08/2012 21/08/2012 07/09/2012 0.20 01/01/2012 - 30/06/2012
23/02/2012 06/03/2012 11/05/2012 0.13 01/07/2011 - 31/12/2011
08/08/2011 19/08/2011 07/09/2011 0.13 01/01/2011 - 30/06/2011
21/02/2011 08/03/2011 03/05/2011 0.09 01/07/2010 - 31/12/2010
10/08/2010 23/08/2010 09/09/2010 0.08 01/01/2010 - 30/06/2010

* According to the 2018 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders’ resolutions, the meeting approved the dividend at the rate of Baht 0.80 per share, with a par value of Baht 1.00 per share. The Company’s changed the par value of its ordinary shares prior to the dividend payment schedule, as a result, the shareholders will receive dividend at the rate of Baht 0.40 per share, with a par value of Baht 0.50 per share.