Wilson bought in 2006 the majority share of the
Icelandic company Nesskip hf. The remaining
shareholders of Nesskip have put options on their
shares until 2016 after which Wilson has call
options on the same shares. The option price per
share is identical to the price paid per share in
the acquisition in 2006 plus interest until

One of the shareholders of Nesskip, Mr. Hilmar
Gudmundsson, has decided to exercise put option
for his shares in Nesskip, totaling 2.700.693
shares. The transaction amounts to MNOK 6,6 plus
contractual interest. Settlement for the shares
will take place in 2008 according to further
agreement between the parties.

Following the subject transaction and final
settlement of the transactions as announced 11th
July 2007, Wilson will own 69.594.070 shares in
Nesskip, totaling 71 % of the share capital. The
remaining shares of Nesskip are owned by Nesskip

For more information on the Nesskip transaction,
please see the notices to Oslo Stock Exchange of
6th April and 8th June 2006.

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The Company’s business concept is to offer Norwegian and European industry competitive, secure, reliable, flexible and long-term maritime transport services. With large transport volumes and long-term transport portfolios, Wilson can optimise sailing patterns and achieve efficient operations and thus secure long-term stable earnings. The Company’s strategy is to focus on growth and expansion in the European dry cargo segment by increasing the volume of long-term freight contracts, purchasing tonnage, acquiring companies or entering into alliances with other players. The Company’s financial strategy is to keep focus on and control risk, as well as hedge against major fluctuations in general market conditions for Wilson by aiming for: - A high contractual share of the total freigt volume- A reasonable balance between contract portfoilio and freight capacity- A balanced currency risk- Reduced exposure to fluctuations in bunker pricesAs a part of Wilson’s company culture, core values and ethical guidelines have been prepared and implemented. Wilson’s core values are to be: reliable, service minded, professional, long term, solid, competitive and innovative.