Nokian Tyres applies for listing of stock options 2013B

Nokian Tyres plc Stock Exchange Release 19 April 2016, 12:40 p.m.

Nokian Tyres plc applies for listing of stock option rights 2013B of Nokian Tyres plc Stock Options 2013 program on Nasdaq Helsinki to commence on 2 May 2016.

A total of 1,150,000 stock options 2013B were issued.

Each stock option 2013B entitles its holder to subscribe for one share of Nokian Tyres plc at a subscription price of EUR 26.59. The share subscription period is from 1 May 2016 to 31 May 2018.

As a result of the exercise of the outstanding stock options 2013B the number of the Nokian Tyres plc shares may increase by a maximum of 1,150,000 new shares.

Evli Bank Plc acts as a subscription place for share subscriptions with Nokian Tyres plc 2013 stock options.

The shares subscribed for under stock options 2013B during 2016 will be registered into the Finnish Trade Register and listed on Nasdaq Helsinki on the following target dates:

Share subscription deadline Entry into the Trade Register on or about New shares tradable on or about
21.4.2016 16.5.2016 17.5.2016
26.7.2016 18.8.2016 19.8.2016
19.10.2016 10.11.2016 11.11.2016
25.11.2016 20.12.2016 21.12.2016

Shares will establish shareholders rights as of the date of share registration.

The terms and conditions of Nokian Tyres plc stock options 2013 with additional information are available on the company's website

Nokian Tyres plc

Antti-Jussi Tähtinen
Vice President, Marketing and Communications

Further information: Anne Leskelä, Vice President, CFO, tel. +358 10 401 7481

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Nokian Tyres is the world’s northernmost tyre manufacturer. The company promotes and facilitates safe driving in demanding conditions. It supplies innovative tyres for cars, trucks and special heavy machinery mainly in areas with special challenges on tyre performance: snow, forests and harsh driving conditions in different seasons. Nokian Tyres’ product development is consistently aiming for sustainable solutions for safety and the environment, taking into account the whole life cycle of the tyre. A part of the Nokian Tyres group, the tyre chain Vianor has 1,475 outlets in 26 countries. In 2015 Nokian Tyres had approximately 4,400 employees and net sales of approximately 1,4 billion euros. Nokian Tyres’ share is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki. Further information:

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Nokian Tyres is the world’s northernmost tyre manufacturer and one of the most sustainable companies in the industry. We offer peace of mind in all conditions by developing high-quality, safe and eco-friendly tyres for passenger cars, trucks and heavy machinery. We are especially well known for our innovative winter tyres. Our group also includes the Vianor chain, specialising in vehicle maintenance and tyre services. In 2017, the company’s turnover was approximately EUR 1.6 billion and it employed some 4,600 people. Nokian Tyres is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Further information: