Pressrelease:

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

For additional information, please contact:

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.

Attached file: Conversion of shares July 2012