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 October, at the request of shareholders 818,158 Class A shares were converted to Class B shares. The total number of votes in the company thereafter amounts to 1,558,575,675.The total number of registered shares in the company amounts to 705,110,094 of which 94,829,509 are Class A shares and 610,280,585 are Class B shares.
Stockholm, Sweden, 31 October 2012
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Jessica Ölvestad, Press and Media officer +46 8 788 52 82
NB: This information is such that SCA must disclose in accordance with the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on October 31, 2012, at 10.00 CET.