Mandatory notification of trade - Per Arnfinn Solberg

On 24 November 2008, a party related to Per Arnfinn Solberg, member of Orkla's Board of Directors, bought 400 shares in Orkla ASA at an average price of NOK 34.62. Following this transaction, Mr Solberg and related parties hold a total of 5 874 shares in Orkla ASA.
 
Orkla ASA
Oslo, 2 March 2009
 
Contact points:
Rune Helland, SVP Investor Relations,
Tel.: +47 22 54 44 11
 
Lars Røsæg, Orkla Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 22 54 44 26