Mandatory notification of trade - Per Arnfinn Solberg

On 4 March 2009, 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 39.07. Following this transaction, Mr Solberg and related parties hold a total of 6 274 shares in Orkla ASA.
Orkla ASA
Oslo, 4 March 2009
Contact points:
Lars Røsæg, Orkla Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 22 54 44 26