USA: Philip Morris Companies Inc. declares regular quarterly dividend of $0.53 per share
With 2000 underlying operating revenues of $80.3 billion ($88.3 billion assuming Philip Morris owned Nabisco for all of 2000), the Philip Morris family of companies is the world's largest producer and marketer of consumer packaged goods. Philip Morris Companies Inc. has five principal operating companies: Kraft Foods Inc., Miller Brewing Company, Philip Morris International Inc., Philip Morris Incorporated (PM USA) and Philip Morris Capital Corporation.
For more information about Philip Morris Companies Inc., please visit the company's web site at: www.philipmorris.com.
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