According to SCA's articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares.
Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.
In May, at the request of shareholders, 2,650,000 Class A shares were converted to Class B shares. The total number of votes in the company thereafter amounts to 1,582,190,901.
The total number of registered shares in the company amounts to 705,110,094, of which 97,453,423 are Class A shares and 607,656,671 are Class B shares.
Stockholm 31 May 2011
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This information is such that SCA must disclose in accordance with the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on May 31, at 14.30 CET.