Press release October 2, 2012 12:00:00 PM CET

Metso ADRs to be traded on the OTCQX marketplace

Metso Corporation's press release on October 2, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. local time

Investing in Metso will become easier in the United States as the company's American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) will begin trading on the largest OTC (over-the-counter) marketplace, OTCQX®. Metso will be traded on OTCQX under the symbol "MXCYY", with each ADR representing 1 ordinary share.

OTCQX is the marketplace for the best OTC companies with the highest financial standards and superior information availability. Investors can find current financial disclosure and trading information on ADRs at www.otcmarkets.com.

Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in the process industries, including mining, construction, pulp and paper, power, and oil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over 50 countries deliver sustainability and profitability to customers worldwide. Expect results.

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For further information, please contact:

Juha Rouhiainen, VP,Investor Relations, Metso Corporation, +358 20 484 3253