Trade subject to notification - Bjørg Ven

Bjørg Ven, member of the Board of Orkla ASA, has on 13 March 2008 bought 2 500 shares in Orkla ASA at an average share price of NOK 62.40.
After this transaction, Bjørg Ven and her close associates own 10 000 shares in Orkla ASA.
Orkla ASA
Rune Helland, SVP Orkla Investor Relations,
Tel: +47 2254 4411