Stock Exchange release March 1, 2010 05:45:06 PM CET

ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES

Metso Corporation
STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT
01 March 2010
ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES
Date:01 March 2010
Exchange transaction:Buy
Share class:MEO1V
Amount:20000
Average price /share:23,1247EUR
Highest price /share:23,2500EUR
Lowest price /share:23,0300EUR
Total price:462494,00EUR
The shares held by Metso Corporation on01 March 2010
MEO1V604617
METSO CORPORATION
On behalf of Metso Corporation
Pasi Väisänen
EVLI BANK PLC