Number of treasury shares (correction)

Reference is made to the Notice to The Oslo Stock Exchange on 19 December 2008. The correct number of treasury shares held by Orkla is 11 917 888.
 
Orkla ASA,
Oslo, 23 December 2008
 
Contact:
Lars Røsæg, Orkla Investor Relations.
Tel.: +47 22 54 44 26