Notification in accordance with the Finnish securities market act chapter 9 § 5: BlackRock Inc. increased its indirect holding in Sanitec Corporation

| Source: Sanitec
BlackRock Inc. has informed Sanitec Corporation that its indirect ownership in
Sanitec Corporation has increased over the threshold of 5.0% of the company’s
shares and votes as a result of acquisition of shares on 14 April 2014.
According to the notification, BlackRock Inc. now owns indirectly 5,112,190
shares, equal to approximately 5.11% of Sanitec Corporation’s share capital and
total votes.
For additional information, please contact:

Niklas Alm
Head of Investor Relations
mob. 46 76 855 7836

Noora Koikkalainen
Head of Corporate Communications
tel. 358 10 662 5426
About Sanitec
Sanitec is the market leader in bathroom ceramics and a leading supplier of
bathroom fixtures in the Company’s core markets with a unique portfolio of
locally well-established brands. Sanitec has longstanding and stable
relationships with customers, installers and other industrial partners, and
develops sustainable and complete bathroom concepts including bathroom ceramics,
furniture, pre-wall flushing solutions, taps and mixers, as well as baths and
showers. Sanitec’s brands and products represent a high level of innovation and
quality, as well as advanced design that is both functional and attractive.

Sanitec operates an integrated organisation with an unparalleled local presence
to provide the best value to its customers when it comes to bathroom products.
In 2013 net sales amounted to EUR 702 million, and currently Sanitec employs
approximately 6,200 people working in 18 European based production plants and at
the Company’s sales, product management and design and other support offices.
Sanitec’s head office is located in Helsinki, Finland.

The shares in Sanitec Corporation are admitted on trading on NASDAQ OMX
Stockholm under the symbol “SNTC”.

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