Dacia will distribute dividends of lei 156.12 million lei, which corresponds to a payout ratio of 67.8% of the company’s 2008 profit.

The dividends will be distributed through BRD units across the country.

The gross dividend paid by Dacia is 0.0061 lei/share.

Revenues from dividends will be taxed with 16% and 2.5 lei fee charged by BRD for the distribution.

Dacia recorded revenues of 9 billion lei (€2.1 billion), up 17.8% from a year earlier, while net profit rose 3.7% to 230.27 million lei.

Dacia Automobile is a joint stock company established in 1990 and is held by Renault with 99.43% interest.