STORA ENSO OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 14 August 2009 at 07.00 GMT
During the 1-31 July 2009 conversion period there was one conversion and a total
of 2 000 A shares were converted into R shares. The shares were recorded in the
Finnish trade register today, 14 August 2009, and trading in the new R shares
will start on 17 August 2009.
Breakdown of shares after conversion:
A shares 177 150 084
R shares 612 388 415
Total 789 538 499
Each A share and each ten R shares carry one vote. The total amount of votes
after conversion is 238 388 926.
For further information, please contact:
Ulla Paajanen-Sainio, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations, tel. +358 2046
Stora Enso is the world leader in forest industry sustainability. We offer our
customers solutions based on renewable raw materials. Our products provide a
climate-friendly alternative to many non-renewable materials, and have a smaller
carbon footprint. Stora Enso is included in the Global 100 list of the world's
most sustainable companies. Stora Enso is also listed in the Dow Jones
Sustainability Index, the FTSE4Good Index, and the Climate Disclosure Leadership
Index. Stora Enso employs 29 000 people worldwide, and our sales in 2008
amounted to EUR 11.0 billion.
STORA ENSO OYJ
Ulla Paajanen-Sainio Jari Suvanto