OAO Acron, a Russian fertilizer maker, said shareholders voted against paying a final 2011 dividend of 46 rubles ($1.39) a share at a meeting today, according to a regulatory filing.
Elena Kochubey, a spokeswoman for the Velikiy Novgorod- based producer, declined to comment on the reasons for the decision. Russian billionaire Viatcheslav Kantor owns 84.6 percent of Acron, according to the company.
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