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 July, at the request of shareholders, 13,037 A shares were converted to Class B shares. The total number of votes in the company thereafter amounts to 1,565,975,502.
The total number of registered shares in the company amounts to 705,110,094 of which 95,651,712 are Class A shares and 609,458,382 are Class B shares.
Stockholm, Sweden, 31 July 2012
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Jörgen Olsson, Press and Media Officer, +46 8 788 51 29
NB: This information is such that SCA must disclose in accordance with the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on 31 July 2012 at 14.00 CET.