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Friday 06 January, 2006

Brambles Industries

Holding(s) in Company

Brambles Industries PLC
06 January 2006

SCHEDULE 10

NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES


1)   Name of company

     Brambles Industries plc

2)   Name of shareholder having a major interest

     GE Asset Management Incorporated and GE Asset Management Limited

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

     Holdings are in respect of discretionary investment management services
     for clients

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

     N/A

6)   Percentage of issued class(any treasury shares held by company should not
     be taken into account when calculating percentage)

     N/A

7)   Number of shares/amount of stock disposed

     Not advised

8)   Percentage of issued class

     Not advised

9)   Class of security

     Ordinary shares of 5p each

10)  Date of transaction

     24 August 2005

11)  Date company informed

     4 January 2006

12)  Total holding following this notification

     28,500,284

13)  Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification
    (any treasury shares held by company should not be taken into account when
     calculating percentage)

     3.93%

14)  Any additional information




15)  Name of contact and telephone number for queries

     Laura Jackson  - 020 7659 6030

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

     Laura Jackson, Company Secretariat



     Date of notification 6 January 2006


Details of Registered Holders

Ontario Pension Board                                               404,698
Alberta Teachers                                                    902,456
Talvest International Equity                                         93,665
Nav Canada Pension Plan                                             339,689
GE Netherlands                                                      221,628
Canadian Broadcasting Company                                       202,702
GE Pension Ltd GBL                                                   48,140
Daimlerchrysler                                                   1,542,790
N Carolina Retirement System                                      1,794,107
MEADWESTVACO                                                        242,818
International Canadian Group                                        416,456
GEIPT International                                                 653,935
Talvest PMI                                                         165,561
Elfun International Equity Fund                                     590,272
Elfun Diversified Fund                                              108,263
GE Investments International Fund                                 4,466,759
G.E. Commingled Pool                                                333,161
Daimlerchrysler Veba                                                320,222
Kidder Peabody Intl                                                 110,469
GE International Equity Fund                                      1,568,318
GE Institutional Strategic                                           67,949
GE Investments Total Return                                         292,756
GE Investments Intl Equity                                          140,178
GEI Intl Concentrated Growth                                        125,141
GE Global Equity                                                     80,027
GE Intl Equity                                                      223,667
GE Strategic Investment fund                                        114,111

Total                                                            28,500,284




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