Greif Declares Second Quarter 2012 Dividends

Date: 2012-06-04

DELAWARE, Ohio (June 4, 2012) – The Board of Directors of Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) today declared quarterly cash dividends of $0.42 per share of Class A Common Stock and $0.63 per share of Class B Common Stock.

The dividends are payable on July 1, 2012 to shareholders of record at close of business on June 20, 2012.