Based on the authorisation given by the Annual General Meeting held on 20 March 2009, the Board of Directors of Suominen Corporation has decided to repurchase own shares. According to the authorisation, the repurchased shares will be used as an element in the Company’s incentive pro-gramme. A maximum of 200,000 shares will be acquired through public trading on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki at the market price prevailing at the time of acquisition.
The repurchase of the Company’s own shares will begin on 25 February 2010 at the earliest and will continue until the above mentioned amount is acquired or 20 September 2010 at the latest.
Helsinki, 18 February 2010
The Board of Directors
Additional information: Mr. Petri Rolig, President and CEO, tel. +358 (0)10 214 300 Mr. Arto Kiiskinen, Vice President and CFO, tel. +358 (0)10 214 300