Trade subject to notification - Stein Erik Hagen

11.02.2005: Company closely associated with Stein Erik Hagen, member of the Board of Directors of Orkla ASA, has today bought 1,855,000 shares in Orkla ASA at a share price of NOK 216. After the transaction, Stein Erik Hagen and his close associates own 22,047,421 shares in Orkla ASA.