13 Aug 2010

S & P's credit rating on Norske Skog to B- from B

Standard and Poor's Rating Servides has revised its long-term credit rating on Norske Skog to B-, from earlier B. The Negative Outlook is maintained. Norske Skog does not have interest or covenants linked to the rating level on the existing debt.


Press release from S&P is attached.



Oxenøen, 13 August, 2010

Norske Skog
Investor relations


For further information:
Vice president corporate communication
Carsten Dybevig


Mob: +47 917 63 117
The financial market:
Vice president investor relations
Jarle Langfjæran


Mob: +47 909 78 434


This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)

Press release