Trade subject to notification own shares

Orkla ASA has on 31 May 2011 bought 500 000 Orkla shares through broker-houses at an average price of NOK 50.04 per share. Brokers have executed the transaction.


Orkla's total holding of own shares after this transaction is 8 345 749.



Orkla ASA,
Oslo, 1 June 2011


Siv M. Skorpen Brekke, VP Investor Relations, Tel.: +472254 4455

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