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Wednesday 04 June, 2003

Capital Group Co.

SAR - Brambles Industries plc

Capital Group Companies Inc
03 June 2003

                                                                      FORM SAR 5



Lodge with a RIS or Newstrack if appropriate and the Takeover Panel.

A copy must also be sent to the company the shares of which are being sold.



Date of disclosure


2 June 2003



DISCLOSURE UNDER NOTE 3 OF RULE 5 OF THE RULES GOVERNING SUBSTANTIAL
ACQUISITIONS OF SHARES ('SARs')



Date of sale


2 June 2003



Sale of (name of company)


Brambles Industries plc



1. Class of voting shares (eg ordinary shares)


Ordinary Shares



Number of shares/rights over shares sold


                 3,016,100                  Shares                  0    Rights



If rights over shares sold, as opposed to the shares themselves, specify nature
of rights


N/A



2. Resultant total holding of voting shares (and % of total voting shares in
issue)


106,344,623 (14.69%)



Resultant total holding of rights over shares (and % of total voting shares in
issue)


0 (0.00%)



Total percentage


  14.69%



3. Party making disclosure


The Capital Group Companies, Inc.



4. (a) Name of person selling shares or rights over shares

and, if different, beneficial owner


The Capital Group Companies, Inc.



(b) Names of any other persons acting by agreement or understanding


N/A



Signed, for and on behalf of the party named in (3) above


Liliane Corzo



(Also print name of signatory)






Telephone and extension number


Contact Greg Dickinson (213) 615-0469



For full details of the SARs disclosure requirements, see Rules 3 and 5 of the
SARs.  If in doubt, contact the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers, Monitoring
Section, Tel. No: 020 7638 0129. E-mail: monitoring@disclosure.org.uk





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