HKScan Corporation    STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 28 August 2007, at 9.45am


Under Chapter 2, Section 9 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act, we hereby
announce that HKScan Corporation has received the following disclosure about
change in ownership. 

On 13 December 2006 Swedish Meats and LSO Osuuskunta made an agreement on a
stock swap in which Swedish Meats transfers 665,000 Series A shares in HKScan
to LSO Osuuskunta and receives in return from LSO Osuuskunta the same number of
voting Series K shares in HKScan. As the stock swap is now completed Swedish
Meats' holding in HKScan has exceeded one tenth (1/10) of the voting rights. 

The Board of Directors of HKScan Corporation has approved the transfer of the K

1. Name of the target company: HKScan Corporation
2. Date of change in holding: 27 August 2007
3. Exact proportion of share capital and voting rights:

               Number    Proportion of    Proportion of
            of shares    share capital    voting rights
K-shares:     665,000        1.69%            9.37%
A-shares:   4,178,000       10.63%            2.95%
Total:      4,843,000       12.32%           12.32%

HKScan Corporation's share capital comprises a total of 39,306,193 shares
(33,906,193 Series A shares and 5,400,000 Series K shares), which convey a
total of 141,906,193 votes (Series A shares each convey one vote, Series K
shares each convey 20 votes). 

4. Shareholder's complete name and company ID:
Swedish Meats ekonomisk förening, (Sweden), ID code 702002-0116

HKScan Corporation

Kai Seikku

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About Us

HKScan is a Nordic meat and meals company. We employ over 7 300 professionals in striving to serve the world ìs most demanding consumers, maintaining quality throughout the full chain of operations, From Farm to Fork. HKScan produces, markets and sells high-quality, sustainably produced pork, beef, poultry and lamb products, as well as charcuterie and meals, with strong consumer brands, including HK®, Scan®, Rakvere®, Kariniemen®, Rose®, Pärsons® and Tallegg®. Our customers are the retail, food service,industrial and export sectors, and our home market comprises of Finland, Sweden, Denmark and the Baltics. We export to close to 50 countries. In 2017, HKScan had net sales of EUR 1.8 billion, making us one of Europe’s leading meat and meals