Rogers Sugar Inc. Declares Dividend to Shareholders


MONTREAL, CANADA--(Marketwire - May 2, 2012) -

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Rogers Sugar Inc. (RSI) (TSX:RSI) announces that its Board of Directors has approved an increase to its yearly dividend of $0.02 per share. This increase of approximately 5.9% will increase the yearly dividend from 34 cents to 36 cents per share.

The Board of Directors has authorized a declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0.09 per share to be paid to Shareholders of record on June 30, 2012, payable on or before July 20, 2012. This is an eligible dividend for income tax purposes.

Contact Information:

Mr. Daniel L. Lafrance
Senior Vice-President Finance and CFO
Lantic Inc.
(514) 940-4350
Website www.lantic.ca or www.rogerssugar.com