Trade subject to notification own shares

Orkla ASA has on 1 June 2011 bought 500 000 Orkla shares through broker-houses at an average price of NOK 50.31 per share. Brokers have executed the transaction.


Orkla's total holding of own shares after this transaction
is 8 845 749.


Orkla ASA,
Oslo, 3 June 2011


Siv M. Skorpen Brekke, VP Investor Relations,
Tel.: +47930 56093



This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.