Stora Enso Shares Converted

HELSINKI, Finland, Dec. 16, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- STORA ENSO OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 16 December 2013 at 10.00 EET

During the 1- 29 November 2013 conversion period there were three conversions and a total of 49 568 A shares were converted into R shares. The shares were recorded in the Finnish trade register today, 16 December 2013, and trading in the new R shares will start on 17 December 2013.

Breakdown of shares after conversion:

A shares 177 096 204
R shares 611 523 783
Total 788 619 987

Each A share and each ten R shares carry one vote. The total amount of votes after conversion is 238 248 582.

For further information, please contact:
Ulla Paajanen-Sainio, SVP, Investor Relations, tel. +358 2046 21242

Stora Enso is the global rethinker of the paper, biomaterials, wood products and packaging industry. We always rethink the old and expand to the new to offer our customers innovative solutions based on renewable materials. Stora Enso employs some 28 000 people worldwide, and our sales in 2012 amounted to EUR 10.8 billion. Stora Enso shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki (STEAV, STERV) and Stockholm (STE A, STE R). In addition, the shares are traded in the USA as ADRs (SEOAY) in the International OTCQX over-the-counter market.


Source: Stora Enso Oyj