Conversion of shares

According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. In connection with a conversion, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.

In October, at the request of shareholders, 1,530,000 Class A shares were converted to Class B shares. The total number of votes in the company thereafter amounts to 1,704,201,957.

The total number of registered shares in the company amounts to 705,110,094, of which 111,010,207 are Class A shares and 594,099,887 are Class B shares.

Stockholm, 31 October 2008

For further information please contact
Bodil Eriksson, SVP Corporate Communications, +46-8-788 52 34
Pär Altan, VP Media Relations, +46-8-788 52 37

The information provided herein is such that SCA is obligated to disclose pursuant to the Financial Instruments Trading Act (SFS 1991:980).

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The core of SCA’s business is the forest, Europe's largest private forest holding. Around this unique resource, we have built a well-developed value chain based on renewable raw material from our own and others’ forests. We offer paper for packaging and print, pulp, wood products, renewable energy, services for forest owners and efficient transport solutions. 2017 the forest products company SCA had approximately 4,000 employees and sales amounted to approximately SEK 1617 bn (EUR 1,6 bn). SCA was founded in 1929 and has its headquarters in Sundsvall, Sweden. More information at


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