Orion Oyj : Orion Group Annual Report 2012 and Corporate Governance Statement published

Orion Oyj : Orion Group Annual Report 2012 and Corporate Governance Statement
                                  published

ORION CORPORATION    STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 26 February 2013 AT 13.55 EET

Orion Group's Annual Report for 2012 has been published. The report is
available in Finnish at http://ar2012.orion.fi and in English at
http://ar2012.orion.fi/en.

The official financial statement documents, which include the financial
statements, the report of the Board of Directors and the auditor's report are
available in Finnish at
http://www.orion.fi/Orion/Yhtiokokoukset/Yhtiokokous-2013/.

Orion's Corporate Governance Statement for year 2012, adopted by the Board of
Directors, is published as a separate report in Finnish at
http://www.orion.fi/en/Orion/Corporate-Governance/ and in English at
http://www.orion.fi/en/Orion/Corporate-Governance/.

Orion Corporation

Olli Huotari                Terhi Ormio
SVP, Corporate Functions VP, Communications   

Publisher:
Orion Corporation
Communications
Orionintie 1A, FI-02200 Espoo
www.orion.fi

Orion is a globally operating Finnish company developing pharmaceuticals and
diagnostic tests - a builder of well-being. Orion develops, manufactures and
markets human and veterinary pharmaceuticals, active pharmaceutical
ingredients and diagnostic tests. The company is continuously developing new
drugs and treatment methods. Pharmaceutical R&D focuses on central nervous
system drugs, oncology and critical care drugs, and Easyhaler® pulmonary
drugs.

Orion's net sales in 2012 amounted to EUR 980 million and the company had
about 3,500 employees. Orion's A and B shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX
Helsinki.

Orion Corporate Governance Statement 2012
Orion Group Annual Report 2012

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