Publishing of Orion Corporation's Financial Statement Release for 2013 on 4 February 2014

| Source: Orion

Orion will publish its Financial Statement Release for 2013 on Tuesday, 4
February 2014 approximately at 12:00 Finnish time (EET). The release and related
presentation material in Finnish and in English will be available on the Group's
homepage at promptly after the publishing.

News conference for analysts and media on Tuesday 4 February 2014 at 13:30 EET

A news conference for analysts and media will be held on Tuesday 4 February
2014 at 13:30 EET at Hotel Kämp, address Pohjoisesplanadi 29, Helsinki.
President and CEO Timo Lappalainen will give a brief presentation in English on
the financial review.

Live webcast and conference call

The event can be followed live as a webcast accessible at

Questions can be asked also through conference call lines after the result
presentation. The conference call ID is 940874 and the phone numbers to
participate the conference are:

when calling from the United States        +1 334 323 6201
when calling from other countries        +44 (0)20 7162 0025

News conference recordings

A recording of the event in English and a recording of the presentation by the
President and CEO in Finnish will be available on the Orion website later the
same day.

Silent period

The silent period preceding the publication is ongoing and continues until the

Orion Corporation

 Timo Lappalainen  Jari Karlson
 President and CEO CFO

Orion Corporation

Orion is a globally operating Finnish company developing pharmaceuticals and
diagnostic tests - a builder of well-being. Orion develops, manufactures and
markets human and veterinary pharmaceuticals, active pharmaceutical ingredients
and diagnostic tests. The company is continuously developing new drugs and
treatment methods. Pharmaceutical R&D focuses on central nervous system drugs,
oncology and critical care drugs, and Easyhaler® pulmonary drugs.

Orion's net sales in 2012 amounted to EUR 980 million and the company had about
3,500 employees. Orion's A and B shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.