27 Jun 2007

Purchase of 200,000 own shares

Norske Skog has today bought 200,000 own shares at a price of NOK 87.12. Norske Skog's own holding amounts to 600,000 shares after this purchase.
The purchase is done under the authorization to buy back up to 10 % of the shares, given by the Annual General Meeting. The shares will be used in connection with the employee share scheme, and they will not be cancelled. The current buy-back program is limited to 2,000,000 shares and goes on until 31.12.2007. Norske Skog has so far bought back 600,000 shares under the authorization.
Oxen°en, 27 June, 2007
Investor Relations