Press release
30 Oct 2009, 8:30 CET

Change of number of shares and votes in Billerud

The rights issue recently conducted by Billerud has resulted in the following increase of the number of shares and votes in the company during October 2009: Prior to the rights issue, there were in total 53,343,043 shares and votes in Billerud. The number of shares and votes has through the rights issue increased by 51,491,570. As of October 30, 2009, there are in total 104,834,613 shares in the company, and just as many votes. For further information please contact Per Lindberg, president and CEO, +46 8 553 335 01 or +46 70 248 15 17 Bertil Carlsén, CFO, +46 8 553 335 07 or +46 73 021 10 92 The information above includes that which Billerud AB (publ) is required to publish under the Swedish Securities Exchange and clearing Operations Act. The information was submitted for publication on October 30, 2009 at 08:30 CET.