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Royal Dutch Shell plc Fourth Quarter 2012 Euro and GBP Equivalent Dividend Payments

March 8, 2013

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

The Board of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“RDS”) (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) today announced
the pounds sterling and euro equivalent dividend payments in respect of the fourth quarter
2012 interim dividend, which was announced on January 31, 2013 at US$0.43 per A ordinary
share (“A Share”) and B ordinary share (“B Share”).

Dividends on A Shares will be paid, by default, in euro at the rate of EUR0.3314 per A
Share. Holders of A Shares who have validly submitted pounds sterling currency elections
by March 1, 2013 will be entitled to a dividend of 28.79p per A Share.

Dividends on B Shares will be paid, by default, in pounds sterling at the rate of
28.79p per B Share. Holders of B Shares who have validly submitted euro currency elections
by March 1, 2013 will be entitled to a dividend of EUR0.3314 per B Share.

This dividend will be payable on March 28, 2013 to those members whose names were on
the Register of Members on February 15, 2013.

Taxation cash dividends

Dividends on A Shares will be subject to the deduction of Netherlands dividend
withholding tax at the rate of 15%, which may be reduced in certain circumstances.
Provided certain conditions are met, shareholders in receipt of A Share dividends may also
be entitled to a non-payable dividend tax credit in the United Kingdom.

Shareholders resident in the United Kingdom, receiving dividends on B Shares through
the Dividend Access Mechanism, are entitled to a tax credit. This tax credit is not
repayable. Non-residents may also be entitled to a tax credit, if double tax arrangements
between the United Kingdom and their country of residence so provide, or if they are
eligible for relief given to non-residents with certain special connections with the
United Kingdom or to nationals of states in the European Economic Area.

The amount of tax credit is 10/90ths of the cash dividend, the tax credit referable to
the fourth quarter 2012 interim dividend of US$0.43 (28.79p or EUR0.3314) is US$0.05
(3.20p or EUR0.0368) per ordinary share and the dividend and tax credit together amount to
US$0.48 (31.99p or EUR0.3682).

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