Stock Exchange release March 4, 2010 05:33:37 PM CET

ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES

Metso Corporation
STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT
04 March 2010
ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES
Date:04 March 2010
Exchange transaction:Buy
Share class:MEO1V
Amount:20000
Average price /share:23,9421EUR
Highest price /share:24,0500EUR
Lowest price /share:23,7800EUR
Total price:478842,00EUR
The shares held by Metso Corporation on04 March 2010
MEO1V664617
METSO CORPORATION
On behalf of Metso Corporation
Pasi Väisänen
EVLI BANK PLC