ORK - Trade subject to notification Elkem

28.02.2002: Orkla's Financial Investments area has on 28 February 2002 bought 1.751.520 shares in Elkem ASA at a price of NOK 180.00 per share.

After this transaction Orkla including subsidiaries owns 18,995,581 Elkem-shares, representing 38.5% of the share capital.