Announcement according to the Securities Market Act, Chapter 9, Section 10


Huhtamäki Oyj has today received an announcement according to which the holding of Suomen Kulttuurirahasto (Finnish Cultural Foundation), Business ID 0116947-3, has on April 4, 2013 decreased below the threshold of 15% of the number of shares and voting rights in Huhtamäki Oyj.

According to the announcement, the holding of Suomen Kulttuurirahasto (Finnish Cultural Foundation) has decreased from 18,286,377 shares to 15,500,000 shares. The holding corresponds to approximately 14.4% of the shares and voting rights in Huhtamäki Oyj.

Huhtamäki Oyj has one class of shares and the total number of shares and votes is 107,304,221. Huhtamäki Oyj holds 4,227,589 own shares.

For further information, please contact:
Mr. Sami Pauni, Group Vice President, Legal, and General Counsel, tel. +358(0)10 686 7872

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Huhtamaki Group is a leading manufacturer of consumer and specialty packaging with 2012 net sales totaling EUR 2.3 billion. Foodservice and consumer goods markets are served by approximately 14,200 people in 64 manufacturing units and several sales offices in 31 countries. The parent company, Huhtamäki Oyj, has its head office in Espoo, Finland and its share is quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. Additional information is available at