Holmen has repurchased ten per cent of its shares

Holmen has repurchased ten per cent of its shares On November 30, 2000, Holmen implemented the repurchase programme that had been decided upon by an Extraordinary General Meeting on August 15, 2000. Altogether 8,885,827 series "B" shares, equivalent to ten per cent of the company's total stock, have been repurchased for an average price of SEK 228 per share. For further information, please contact Holmen's Chief Financial Officer, Lennart Svensson on +46 8 666 21 00. ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by BIT http://www.bit.se The following files are available for download: http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2000/12/01/20001201BIT00240/bit0001.doc http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2000/12/01/20001201BIT00240/bit0002.pdf

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Holmen’s business concept is to own and add value to the forest. The forest holdings form the basis of the business – an ecocycle in which the raw material grows and is refined into everything from wood for climate-smart building to renewable packaging, magazines and books. The forest is managed to provide a good annual return and stable value growth while our production operations are run with a focus on profitability and greater value added. In 2017 Holmen’s net sales were just over SEK 16 billion and the group has approx. 3 000 employees. Holmen’s shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap. For more information, visit holmen.com.