Stock Exchange release March 2, 2010 05:31:45 PM CET

ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES

Metso Corporation
STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT
02 March 2010
ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES
Date:02 March 2010
Exchange transaction:Buy
Share class:MEO1V
Amount:20000
Average price /share:23,4685EUR
Highest price /share:23,5900EUR
Lowest price /share:23,3000EUR
Total price:469370,00EUR
The shares held by Metso Corporation on02 March 2010
MEO1V624617
METSO CORPORATION
On behalf of Metso Corporation
Pasi Väisänen
EVLI BANK PLC