Trade subject to notification own shares


Orkla ASA has on 27 May 2011 bought 3

00 000 Orkla shares through broker-houses at an average price of NOK 49.51 per share. Brokers have executed the transaction.

 Orkla's total holding of own shares after this transaction

 is 7 345 749.



Orkla ASA,

Oslo, 30 May 2011



Rune Helland, SVP Investor Relations, Tel.: +472254 4411

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