Stock Exchange release March 5, 2010 05:41:53 PM CET

ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES

Metso Corporation
STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT
05 March 2010
ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES
Date:05 March 2010
Exchange transaction:Buy
Share class:MEO1V
Amount:20000
Average price /share:23,7009EUR
Highest price /share:24,0000EUR
Lowest price /share:23,4500EUR
Total price:474018,00EUR
The shares held by Metso Corporation on05 March 2010
MEO1V684617
METSO CORPORATION
On behalf of Metso Corporation
Pasi Väisänen
EVLI BANK PLC