30 June 2009

Pre Close Trading Statement

Clarkson PLC

Pre-Close Trading Update

Prior to entering its close period on 30 June 2009, Clarkson PLC confirms that since its Interim Management Statement announced on 13 May, trading has continued in line with the Board's expectations.

Clarkson PLC will announce interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2009 on 28 August 2009.

Enquiries:

Clarkson PLC 020 7334 0000
Jeff Woyda, Finance Director

Hudson Sandler 020 7796 4133
Jessica Rouleau / Kate Hough