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Tuesday 11 March, 2008

Croda International

Director/PDMR Shareholding

Croda International PLC
11 March 2008


Croda International Plc

11 March 2008

NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS, PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL
RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS


In accordance with Disclosure Rule 3.1.4R(1), I hereby inform you that Croda
International Plc ('the Company') was notified on 11 March 2008, that the
following transactions took place in relation to the Croda International Plc
Share Incentive Plan ('SIP') on 10 March 2008. The SIP is an all-employee trust
arrangement approved by HM Revenue and Customs, under which employees are able
to buy ordinary shares in the Company of 10p each, using deductions from salary
in each monthly pay period, and receive allocations of matching free ordinary
shares ('matching shares').


1.    The SIP trustee (Capita IRG Trustees Limited) acquired 6,418 ordinary
shares by purchase in the market on 10 March 2008 at a total cost of £38,229.085
and allocated them to employees participating in the SIP as partnership shares.

2.    The SIP trustee (Capita IRG Trustees Limited) also acquired 6,418 ordinary
shares by purchase in the market on 10 March 2008 at a total cost of £38,229.085
and allocated them to employees participating in the SIP as matching shares.

3.    The following directors and persons discharging managerial
responsibilities purchased the number of ordinary shares of 10p set out against
their names below, at a price of 591.5p per ordinary share, and were allocated
for no consideration the number of matching shares set out against their names
below:

+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|Name             |Role               |Number of          |Number of          |
|                 |                   |ordinary           |matching           |
|                 |                   |shares purchased   |shares allocated   |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|                 |                   |                   |                   |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|M Humphrey       |Executive          |               21  |               21  |
|                 |Director           |                   |                   |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|M S Christie     |Executive          |               21  |               21  |
|                 |Director           |                   |                   |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|D E Barraclough  |PDMR               |               21  |               21  |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|S E Foots        |PDMR               |               21  |               21  |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|K Layden         |PDMR               |               21  |               21  |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|G L Myers        |PDMR               |               21  |               21  |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|K M Nutbrown     |PDMR               |               21  |               21  |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+
|A L Scott        |PDMR               |               21  |               21  |
+-----------------+-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+

This notification is made in order to satisfy both section 793 of the Companies
Act 2006 and Disclosure and Transparency Rule 3.1.2.

Louise Scott
Company Secretary and Legal Counsel
Croda International Plc










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