Royal Dutch Shell plc announces that on 4 April, 2006 it purchased for
cancellation 700,000 "A" Shares at a price of 25.98 euros per share. It further
announces that on the same date it purchased for cancellation 200,000 "A"
Shares at a price of 1,811.55 pence per share.
Following the cancellation of these shares, the remaining number of "A" Shares
of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 3,891,750,000.
As of 4 April, 2006 2,759,360,000 "B" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc were in