Trade subject to notification - Jan Thomsen

Jan Thomsen, Chief Risk Officer in Orkla, has on 17 September 2008 bought 5 000 shares in Orkla ASA at a price of NOK 57.30 per share.
 
After this transaction, Jan Thomsen and his close associates own 35 828 shares and 50 000 options in Orkla ASA.

Orkla ASA
Oslo, 18 September 2008
 
Contact:
Lars Røsæg, Orkla Investor Relations,
Tel: +47 2254 4426