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Trading statement: HEPS up between 25% and 30%
Wednesday, 8 November 2006

Reunert is currently finalising its results for the year ended 30 September 2006 which will be released on SENS on or about 21 November 2006. In this regard, shareholders are advised that headline earnings per share will be between 25%- 30% higher than the corresponding reporting period of the previous year.

This is largely attributable to favourable economic conditions.

The forecast financial information on which this trading statement is based has not been reviewed and reported on by the Company's auditors.

2 November 2006

RAND MERCHANT BANK (A division of FirstRand Bank Limited)
Date: 02/11/2006 03:44:33 PM Produced by the JSE SENS Department´╗┐