Trade subject to notification own shares

Orkla ASA has on 16 February 2012 bought 414,055 Orkla shares through broker-houses at an average price of NOK 45.9 per share.

Orkla's total holding of own shares after this transaction is 10,227,177.

Orkla ASA,
Oslo, 17 February 2012

Contacts Orkla Investor Relations:
Rune Helland, Tel.: +47 2254 4411/+47 977 13250
Siv Merethe S. Brekke, Tel.: +47 2254 4455/+47 930 56093


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