Aker BioMarine : NOTICE TO OSLO BØRS -SCHEDULE FOR COMPLETION OF MERGER

   Aker BioMarine : NOTICE TO OSLO BØRS -SCHEDULE FOR COMPLETION OF MERGER

Reference is made to stock exchange notices  of 12 September, 8 October and  9 
November 2012  regarding the  merger between  Aker BioMarine  ASA ("AKBM")  as 
transferor company,  and  Aker  Seafoods Holding  AS  ("AKSH")  as  transferee 
company, with consideration shares in AKSH's parent company Aker ASA ("AKER").

The creditor notice period in connection with the merger expires at midnight
today 14 January 2013, and provided that no creditors make any objections to
the merger, the last day of trading for the shares in AKBM will be Tuesday 15
January 2013.

The completion of the merger will have the following time schedule

  o14 January 2013: expiry of the creditor notice period
  o15 January 2013: last day of trading for the shares in AKBM
  o15 January 2013 after Oslo Stock Exchange closing hours: registration of
    the consummation of the merger in the Norwegian Register of Business
    Enterprises.
  o16 January 2013: de-listing of the shares in AKBM from Oslo Stock
    Exchange.
  o16 January 2013: the consideration shares can be traded.
  o18 January 2013: transfer of the consideration shares to the eligible
    shareholders in AKBM.
  o21 January 2013: the consideration shares are visible on the eligible
    holders' VPS accounts.
  o25 January 2013 the eligible shareholders in AKBM receives cash
    consideration on its registered VPS account

For further information please contact:
Fredrik Nygaard, CFO, Aker BioMarine, phone: +47 24 13 00 00


This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section
5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.

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