Release of Financial Statement for 2000 and Conference call

Release of Financial Statement for 2000 and Conference call Getinge, Sweden (January 19, 2001) - GETINGE will issue its financial statement for 2000 on Thursday 25 January, followed by a conference call at 16.00 pm CET, hosted by Johan Malmquist, President and CEO. To participate in the conference, call: +44 (0)208240 8244 Password: Getinge 15.50 Call in to the conference 16.00 Review of the financial statement 2000 16.20 Questions and answers 16.40 Close of the conference call A recorded version of the conference can be accessed for 5 working days on +44 (0)20 8288 4459 access code 610 912 Getinge Internet address http://www.getinge.com GETINGE is a leading provider to customers within health care, extended care and pharmaceutical industries/laboratories. Equipment, services and technologies for infection control, operating theatres, patient hygiene, patient handling and wound care are supplied to customers throughout the world. GETINGE INDUSTRIER Phone +46 35 15 55 00 VAT No SE556408503201 AB (publ.) P.O. Box 69 Fax +46 35 549 52 Org.No. 556408-5032 SE-310 44 GETINGE www.getinge.com Registered office: Halmstad Sweden ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by BIT http://www.bit.se The following files are available for download: http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2001/01/18/20010118BIT00640/bit0001.doc http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2001/01/18/20010118BIT00640/bit0002.pdf

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