Metso Corporation
HEX : MEO1V
PINKSHEETS : MXCYY

April 17, 2012 01:57 ET

Standard & Poor's revised Metso's rating outlook to positive

HELSINKI, FINLAND--(Marketwire - Apr 17, 2012) - Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on April 17, 2012 at 8:45 a.m. local time

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has affirmed Metso's BBB long-term and A-2 short-term corporate credit ratings and changed the outlook from stable to positive.

Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in the process industries, including mining, construction, pulp and paper, power, and oil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over 50 countries deliver sustainability and profitability to customers worldwide. Expect results.

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Contact Information

  • Further information, please contact:
    Pekka Holtta
    Senior Vice President, Corporate Treasurer
    Metso
    tel. +358 20 484 3195

    Metso Corporation

    Harri Nikunen
    CFO

    Juha Rouhiainen
    VP, Investor Relations