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 March, at the request of shareholders 1,116,876 Class A shares were converted to Class B shares. The total number of votes in the company thereafter amounts to 1,301,553,171.

The total number of registered shares in the company amounts to 705,110,094 of which 66,271,453 are Class A shares and 638,838,641 are Class B shares.

NB: This information is such that SCA must disclose in accordance with the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on March 31, 2016, at 08:00 CET.

For further information, please contact: Karl Stoltz, Media Relations Manager, 0046 (8) 788 51 55

Attached file: Conversion of shares

Published 3/31/2016