Annual General Meeting and Annual Report

Annual General Meeting and Annual Report Please find attached the Notice of the Annual General Meeting of SSAB Svenskt Stål AB in Oxelösund, Thursday 24 April 2003 at 1:00 pm. The Annual Report for 2002 will be published on the website www.ssab.se on Monday 31 March. The printed version will be distributed commencing 7 April. Public Affairs Ivar Ahlberg Telephone +46 8-45 45 734 ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/03/17/20030317BIT00190/wkr0001.doc Notice of AGM http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/03/17/20030317BIT00190/wkr0002.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/03/17/20030317BIT00190/wkr0003.pdf

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SSAB is a Nordic and US-based steel company. SSAB offers value added products and servicesdeveloped in close cooperation with its customers to create a stronger, lighter and more sustainableworld. SSAB has employees in over 50 countries. SSAB has production facilities in Sweden, Finlandand the US. SSAB is listed on the Nasdaq OMX Nordic Exchange in Stockholm and has asecondary listing on the Nasdaq OMX in Helsinki. www.ssab.com