Orkla ASA : Trade subject to notification - BWG Homes ASA

Orkla ASA sold on the 18 April 2012, 710 475 shares in BWG Homes ASA at a price of NOK 11.95 per share. After this transaction Orkla owns 9.3 million shares in BWG Homes ASA, which represents 7.0% of the share capital.

 Espen Wiik, VP Strategy Development in Orkla ASA, is a member of the Board
of BWG Homes ASA.

 Orkla ASA,

Oslo, 18 April 2012


Rune Helland
SVP Orkla Investor Relations
Tel: +47977 13 250

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)