Stock Exchange release March 3, 2010 05:45:11 PM CET

ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES

Metso Corporation
STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT
03 March 2010
ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES
Date:03 March 2010
Exchange transaction:Buy
Share class:MEO1V
Amount:20000
Average price /share:23,7890EUR
Highest price /share:24,0400EUR
Lowest price /share:23,4800EUR
Total price:475780,00EUR
The shares held by Metso Corporation on03 March 2010
MEO1V644617
METSO CORPORATION
On behalf of Metso Corporation
Pasi Väisänen
EVLI BANK PLC