Income statements

FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2008

                    CONSOLIDATED               THE COMPANY
R million Notes   2008   2007   2008   2007  
Sales   9 447   7 872      
Inventory expenses   (5 415)  (4 781)     
Personnel costs 22   (1 621)  (1 302)     
Depreciation 25   (251)  (223)     
Other net operating expenses 25   (1 109)  (550)  (3)  (2) 
Trading profit/(loss)   1 051   1 016   (3)  (2) 
Dividends received 27   274   156   2 138   3 358  
Interest received 25   296   332      
Finance costs   (43)  (28)     
Negative goodwill   –   44      
Net impairment of investments, assets and goodwill   19   –      
Profit on sale and restructuring of investments 25   1 665   7      
Consolidated profit before tax   3 262   1 527   2 135   3 356  
Taxation 10   (419)  (403)     
Consolidated profit after tax   2 843   1 124   2 135   3 356  
Share of after-tax profit of associated companies          
     and joint ventures 28   7 210   6 003      
Net profit for the year   10 053   7 127   2 135   3 356  
           
Attributable to:          
Equity holders   9 893   6 942   2 135   3 356  
Minority interest   160   185      
    10 053   7 127   2 135   3 356  
           
EARNINGS PER SHARE   Cents   Cents      
– Basic 1   2 095.7   1 464.2      
– Diluted   2 048.9   1 418.5      
           
ASSOCIATED COMPANIES          
AND JOINT VENTURES   R million  R million     
Share of after-tax profit of associated companies and joint ventures      
Profit before taking into account impairments,          
     non-recurring and capital items   10 023   8 515      
Net impairment of investments, assets and goodwill   (28)  (12)     
Profit on the sale of investments   372   256      
Restructuring costs   (259)  (297)     
Other non-recurring and capital items   32   8      
Profit before tax and minority interest   10 140   8 470      
Taxation   (2 390)  (2 033)     
Minority interest   (540)  (434)     
    7 210   6 003