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Friday 19 April, 2002

Brambles Industries

Holding(s) in Company

Brambles Industries PLC
19 April 2002



1) Name of company

 Brambles Industries plc

2) Name of shareholder having a major interest
 The Capital Group Companies, Inc.

3) Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of
holding of the shareholder named in 2 above or in respect of a
 non-beneficial interest or in the case of an individual holder if it is a
holding of that person's spouse or children under the age of 18 
On behalf of its affiliates

4) Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the
number of shares held by each of them

See list appended
5) Number of shares/amount of stock acquired

 Not advised
6) Percentage of issued class

 Not advised
7) Number of shares/amount of stock disposed

8) Percentage of issued class

9) Class of security

 Ordinary shares of 5p each

10) Date of transaction

11) Date company informed

 19 April 2002
12) Total holding following this notification


13) Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification

14) Any additional information

 The notice relates to the increase in the holding of Capital  
International Limited from 1.67% to 2.08%.

15) Name of contact and telephone number for queries

 Sandra Walters - 020 7659 6039

16) Name of authorised company official responsible for
 making this notification

 Lorraine Young, Company Secretary 
Date of notification 19 April 2002


                      Details of Registered Holders                                              
                      Capital Guardian Trust Company                                       4.94% 
                      State Street Nominees Limited                           5,724,200          
                      Bank of New York Nominees                                 778,081          
                      Chase Nominees Limited                                 14,966,528          
                      BT Globenet Nominees Limited                              197,000          
                      Midland Bank plc                                        6,232,400          
                      Bankers Trust                                           1,634,800          
                      Barclays Bank, Barclays Global Securities Services        667,300          
                      Citibank London                                           468,359          
                      Nortrust Nominees                                       4,466,500          
                      Royal Bank of Scotland                                     21,200          
                      MSS Nominees Limited                                       50,000          
                      Citibank NA                                                28,000          
                      ROY Nominees Limited                                       40,500          
                      Mellon Nominees (UK) Limited                              477,790          
                      Total                                                  35,752,658          
                      Capital International Limited                                        2.08% 
                      State Street Nominees Limited                             608,681          
                      Bank of New York Nominees                               1,715,691          
                      Chase Nominees Limited                                  3,185,438          
                      Midland Bank plc                                          307,400          
                      Bankers Trust                                           3,011,269          
                      Barclays Bank, Barclays Global Securities Services        198,700          
                      Citibank London                                           104,726          
                      Morgan Guaranty                                           264,645          
                      Nortrust Nominees                                       2,912,396          
                      Royal Bank of Scotland                                     39,500          
                      MSS Nominees Limited                                      194,000          
                      State Street Bank & Trust Co                              253,186          
                      Lloyds Bank                                                80,400          
                      Citibank NA                                                42,600          
                      Deutsche Bank AG                                          458,100          
                      HSBC Bank plc                                             711,900          
                      Northern Trust AVFC                                       220,400          
                      KAS UK                                                     48,215          
                      Mellon Nominees (UK) Limited                              299,000          
                      Bank One London                                           298,180          
                      Clydesdale Bank plc                                        95,700          
                      Total                                                  15,050,127          
                      Capital International S.A.                                           1.44% 
                      State Street Nominees Limited                             344,200          
                      Bank of New York Nominees                                  68,800          
                      Chase Nominees Limited                                  4,284,654          
                      Credit Suisse London Branch                                83,000          
                      Midland Bank plc                                        1,298,100          
                      Barclays Bank, Barclays Global Securities Services        880,400          
                      Nortrust Nominees                                          23,700          
                      Morgan Stanley                                             26,500          
                      Royal Bank of Scotland                                  2,409,626          
                      State Street Bank & Trust Co.                              35,000          
                      National Westminster Bank                                 213,300          
                      Lloyds Bank                                                44,956          
                      RBSTB Nominees Limited                                    135,200          
                      Citibank NA                                                53,300          
                      Deutsche Bank AG                                          347,900          
                      HSBC Bank plc                                             189,140          
                      Total                                                  10,437,776          
                      Capital International Inc                                            0.10% 
                      State Street Nominees Limited                             145,698          
                      Bank of New York Nominees                                  31,200          
                      Midland Bank plc                                           35,500          
                      Deutsche Bank Mannheim                                     45,000          
                      Bankers Trust                                              19,000          
                      Citibank London                                            14,300          
                      Nortrust Nominees                                         290,000          
                      State Street Bank & Trust Co                               82,000          
                      Deutsche Bank AG                                           30,000          
                      Total                                                     692,698          
                      Capital Research and Management Company                              5.49% 
                      State Street Nominees Limited                           4,031,993          
                      Chase Nominees Limited                                 35,700,000          
                      Total                                                  39,731,993          
                      Europe Pacific Growth Fund 4.38% 31,700,000                                

                      This information is provided by RNS
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