UPM-Kymmene Corporation Stock Exchange Release 7 March 2013 at 10:30 EET
UPM-Kymmene Corporation (Business ID 1041090-0) has on 6 March 2013 received an announcement under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which BlackRock Inc.’s indirect holding in UPM has gone above the threshold of 5 per cent on 5 March 2013.
According to the announcement, the indirect holding of BlackRock Inc. (USA Tax ID 32-0174421, SEC CIK Code#: 0001364742) in UPM has increased from 26,228,988 shares to 26,406,159 shares, corresponding to 5.014 per cent of UPM's shares and voting rights.
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UPM leads the integration of bio and forest industries into a new, sustainable and innovation-driven future. Our products are made of renewable raw materials and are recyclable. UPM consists of three Business Groups: Energy and pulp, Paper, and Engineered materials. The Group employs around 22,000 people and it has production plants in 17 countries. UPM's annual sales exceed EUR 10 billion. UPM's shares are listed on the Helsinki stock exchange. UPM – The Biofore Company – www.upm.com