Umicore : Umicore - Acquisition of own shares

                Umicore : Umicore - Acquisition of own shares

On the basis of Article207 of the Royal Decree of 30January2001, as amended
on 26April2009, implementing the Belgian Companies Code, Umicore announces
the following share buy-back transactions effected on the regulated market of
NYSE Euronext Brussels.

     Date of       Number of   % of total    Average      Highest     Lowest
   acquisition       shares      shares     price (€)    price (€)  price (€)
17/06/2013              10,000                    36.95       37.12      36.76
18/06/2013              15,000                    36.51       36.83      36.38
19/06/2013              10,130                    36.30       36.56      36.15
20/06/2013              20,000                    35.05       36.00      34.73
21/06/2013              15,000                    34.72       35.16      34.49
Total for the           70,130       0.06%        35.74       37.12      34.49
week
Total in 2013          633,311       0.53%        35.00       38.15      32.90

All details related to the acquisition of own shares by Umicore can be found
on: 
http://www.umicore.com/investorrelations/en/shareInformation/buyBack

For more information

        Investor Relations:

Geoffroy Raskin
+3222277147 geoffroy.raskin@umicore.com

Evelien Goovaerts
+3222277838 evelien.goovaerts@umicore.com

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