27 September 2013

Director/PDMR Shareholdings

This notification is made in accordance with DTR 3.1.4R(1)(a).

The Company was informed on 27 September 2013 that Peter Backhouse, Non-Executive Director, purchased, in London, 3,500 ordinary shares of 25p each in the Company at a price of GBP £22.62 per share.

Following this transaction, Peter Backhouse has a total interest of 3,500 shares in Clarkson PLC representing 0.018% of the Company's issued share capital.

Name of contact and telephone number for enquiries:-

Nicholas Bucksey
Company Secretary
Clarkson PLC

Tel: +44(0) 20 7334 4702