SCA has now completed the previously announced divestment of the Laakirchen mill in Austria.

Pressrelease:

The Laakirchen mill, producing magazine paper, was sold to Heinzel Group. The closing follows clearance by relevant competition authorities.

The initial purchase consideration is EUR 100m with a possible maximum additional purchase price of EUR 100m based on a two-year profit-sharing model.

The first press release regarding the transaction was published on December 19, 2012.

Stockholm, 2 April, 2013

NB
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 2 April, 2013
, at 16.00 CET.

For additional information please contact: Johan Karlsson, VP Investor Relations, +46 8 788 51 30 Petter Tiger, Press and Media Officer, +46 8 788 53 62

Attached file: Divestment of Laakirchen mill now closed