Share capital,
premium and
equity
compensation
R000
Hedging
reserve
R000
Foreign
currency
translation
reserve
R000
General
risk
reserve
R000
Accumulated
profit
R000
Attributable
to equity
holders of
Grindrod
Limited
R000
Minority
interest
R000
Total
equity
R000
Balance as at 31 December 2007 198 940 (365 587) 20 776 5 525 3 518 678 3 378 332 60 643 3 438 975
Share options exercised 3 045         3 045   3 045
Share-based payments 2 865         2 865   2 865
Repurchase of shares (192 106)       (20 833) (212 939)   (212 939)
Minority interest acquired           (320) (320)
Minority interest disposed           532 532
Total comprehensive income 84 519 442 1 372 491 (5 525) 2 254 307 4 140 799 21 051 4 161 850
Dividends paid         (599 406) (599 406) (19 591) (618 997)
Balance as at 31 December 2008 12 828 153 855 1 393 267 5 152 746 6 712 696 62 315 6 775 011
Share options exercised 8 359         8 359   8 359
Share-based payments 21 511         21 511   21 511
Minority interest acquired           29 650 29 650
Total comprehensive income   (210 782) (854 389)   523 206 (541 965) 7 293 (534 672)
Dividends paid         (346 168) (346 168) (2 939) (349 107)
Balance as at 30 June 2009 42 698 (56 927) 538 878 5 329 784 5 854 433 96 319 5 950 752