Trade subject to notification - own shares

Orkla ASA has on 15 August 2007 bought 1 750 000 Orkla shares through broker-houses at an average price of NOK 90.68 per share. Brokers have executed the transaction.

Orkla's total holding of own shares after this transaction is 15 360 460.
IR contact:
Siv Merethe S. Brekke, Investor Relations, Tel.: +472254 4455