Dividends

Dividends

Dividend Reinvestment Plan

Enrolling in Sonoco’s Dividend Reinvestment Plan provides a simple, economical and convenient way for you to invest in Sonoco common shares. To be eligible for participation, you must own at least one share of the common stock in registered form.

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Ex-Date Amount Type
0.39 U.S. Currency
0.39 U.S. Currency
0.39 U.S. Currency
0.37 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2017: 1.54
0.37 U.S. Currency
0.37 U.S. Currency
0.37 U.S. Currency
0.35 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2016: 1.46
0.35 U.S. Currency
0.35 U.S. Currency
0.35 U.S. Currency
0.32 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2015: 1.37
0.32 U.S. Currency
0.32 U.S. Currency
0.31 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2014: 0.95
0.31 U.S. Currency
0.31 U.S. Currency
0.31 U.S. Currency
0.30 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2013: 1.23
0.30 U.S. Currency
0.30 U.S. Currency
0.30 U.S. Currency
0.29 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2012: 1.19
0.29 U.S. Currency
0.29 U.S. Currency
0.29 U.S. Currency
0.28 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2011: 1.15
0.28 U.S. Currency
0.28 U.S. Currency
0.28 U.S. Currency
0.27 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2010: 1.11
0.27 U.S. Currency
0.27 U.S. Currency
0.27 U.S. Currency
0.27 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2009: 1.08
0.27 U.S. Currency
0.27 U.S. Currency
0.27 U.S. Currency
0.26 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2008: 1.07
0.26 U.S. Currency
0.26 U.S. Currency
0.26 U.S. Currency
0.24 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2007: 1.02
0.24 U.S. Currency
0.24 U.S. Currency
0.24 U.S. Currency
0.23 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2006: 0.95
0.23 U.S. Currency
0.23 U.S. Currency
0.23 U.S. Currency
0.22 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2005: 0.91
0.22 U.S. Currency
0.22 U.S. Currency
0.22 U.S. Currency
0.21 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2004: 0.87
0.21 U.S. Currency
0.21 U.S. Currency
0.21 U.S. Currency
0.21 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2003: 0.84
0.21 U.S. Currency
0.21 U.S. Currency
0.21 U.S. Currency
0.20 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2002: 0.83
0.20 U.S. Currency
0.20 U.S. Currency
0.20 U.S. Currency
0.20 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2001: 0.80
0.20 U.S. Currency
0.20 U.S. Currency
0.20 U.S. Currency
0.19 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 2000: 0.79
0.19 U.S. Currency
0.19 U.S. Currency
0.19 U.S. Currency
0.18 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1999: 0.75
0.18 U.S. Currency
0.18 Cash dividend on increased shares
0.18 U.S. Currency
0.10 Stock dividend
Stock dividend
0.163636 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1998: 0.803636
0.163636 U.S. Currency
0.163636 U.S. Currency
0.163636 U.S. Currency
0.15 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1997: 0.640908
0.15 U.S. Currency
0.15 U.S. Currency
0.15 U.S. Currency
0.136364 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1996: 0.586364
0.136364 U.S. Currency
0.136364 Cash dividend on increased shares
0.136364 U.S. Currency
0.05 Stock dividend
Stock dividend
0.121212 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1995: 0.580304
0.121212 U.S. Currency
0.121212 U.S. Currency
0.121212 U.S. Currency
0.116883 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1994: 0.480519
0.116883 U.S. Currency
0.116883 Cash dividend on increased shares
1.00 Stock split
Stock split
0.116883 U.S. Currency
0.108225 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1993: 1.458874
0.108225 U.S. Currency
0.108225 U.S. Currency
0.108225 U.S. Currency
0.099567 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1992: 0.424242
0.099567 U.S. Currency
0.099567 U.S. Currency
0.099567 U.S. Currency
0.099567 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1991: 0.398268
0.099567 U.S. Currency
0.099567 U.S. Currency
0.099567 U.S. Currency
0.090909 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1990: 0.38961
0.090909 U.S. Currency
0.090909 U.S. Currency
0.090909 U.S. Currency
0.077922 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1989: 0.350649
0.077922 U.S. Currency
0.077922 U.S. Currency
0.064935 U.S. Currency
0.056277 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1988: 0.277056
0.056277 U.S. Currency
0.021645 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.047619 Cash dividend on increased shares
1.00 Stock split
Stock split
0.047619 U.S. Currency
0.04329 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1987: 1.21645
0.04329 U.S. Currency
0.010823 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.04329 U.S. Currency
0.04329 U.S. Currency
0.036797 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1986: 0.17749
0.012987 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.036797 U.S. Currency
0.036797 Cash dividend on increased shares
Stock split
1.00 Stock split
0.036797 U.S. Currency
0.032468 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1985: 1.155846
0.032468 U.S. Currency
0.008117 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.032468 U.S. Currency
0.032468 U.S. Currency
0.029762 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1984: 0.135283
0.029762 U.S. Currency
0.008117 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.027056 U.S. Currency
0.027056 U.S. Currency
0.027056 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1983: 0.119047
0.027056 U.S. Currency
0.027056 U.S. Currency
0.027056 U.S. Currency
0.027056 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1982: 0.108224
0.027056 U.S. Currency
0.010823 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.027056 U.S. Currency
0.021645 Cash dividend on increased shares
Stock split
1.00 Stock split
0.021645 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1981: 1.108225
0.010823 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.017587 U.S. Currency
0.017587 U.S. Currency
0.017587 U.S. Currency
0.017587 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1980: 0.081171
0.017587 U.S. Currency
0.005411 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.017587 U.S. Currency
0.016234 Cash dividend on increased shares
Stock dividend
0.016234 U.S. Currency
0.10 Stock dividend
Total dividends in 1979: 0.173053
0.014758 U.S. Currency
0.004919 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.014758 U.S. Currency
0.013528 U.S. Currency
0.013528 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1978: 0.061491
0.012298 U.S. Currency
0.006149 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.012298 U.S. Currency
0.012298 Cash dividend on increased shares
Stock dividend
0.10 Stock dividend
0.01118 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1977: 0.154223
0.008944 U.S. Currency
0.006708 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.008944 U.S. Currency
0.002236 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.008944 U.S. Currency
0.008944 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1976: 0.04472
0.006708 U.S. Currency
0.006708 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.006708 U.S. Currency
0.006708 U.S. Currency
0.006708 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1975: 0.03354
0.067082 U.S. Currency
0.044721 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.008721 U.S. Currency
0.002236 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.006708 U.S. Currency
0.006708 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1974: 0.136176
0.005367 U.S. Currency
0.001565 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.005367 U.S. Currency
0.005143 Cash dividend on increased shares
1.00 Stock split
Stock split
0.004472 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1973: 1.021914
0.001878 Extra, special, participating or arrears
0.004472 U.S. Currency
0.004472 U.S. Currency
0.004472 U.S. Currency
0.004472 U.S. Currency
Total dividends in 1972: 0.019766

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