October 07, 2009 06:36 ET

Metso completes the acquisition of M&J Industries A/S

HELSINKI, FINLAND--(Marketwire - October 7, 2009) -

Metso Corporation's company release on October 7, 2009 at 1:30 p.m.

Metso has completed the acquisition of Danish M&J Industries A/S, a manufacturing company of mobile and stationary products for solid-waste crushing, from Dansk Kapitalanlaeg. The ownership of the company was transferred to Metso on October 7, 2009.

The acquired company will be integrated into Metso's Recycling business line, and the legal name of the entity will be Metso Denmark. The net debt free value of the transaction is about EUR 16 million.

M&J Industries have approximately 100 employees who will be transferred to Metso. Its forecasted net sales in 2009 are approximately EUR 26 million.

Metso is a global supplier of sustainable technology and services for mining, construction, power generation, automation, recycling and the pulp and paper industries. We have about 28,000 employees in more than 50 countries. www.metso.com

Further information for the press, please contact:

Christoffer Ribbing, President, Recycling Business line, Metso, tel
+49 211 2105 627
Christer Schönberg, Sr. VP, Business Development, Energy &
Environment Technology, Metso, tel +358 400 828 403

Further information for investors, please contact:

Johanna Henttonen, Vice President, Investor Relations, Metso
Corporation, tel. +358 20 484 3253

Metso Corporation

Olli Vaartimo
Executive Vice President and CFO

Kati Renvall
Vice President, Group Communications

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