Orkla ASA : Orkla ASA: Mandatory notification of trade - options

       Orkla ASA : Orkla ASA: Mandatory notification of trade - options

Today, 29 April, in connection with Orkla`s former option programme, 40,000
options in Orkla-shares were exercised at a strike price of NOK 42.36 per
share.

After this transaction, the total number of options issued in Orkla shares is
now 16,912,000. Orkla owns 7,696,233 treasury shares.

Orkla ASA
Oslo, 29 April 2013

Anders Kalleberg, Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 99 04 24 98

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

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