Press release June 6, 2012 01:00:00 PM CET

Invitation to a pre-silent Q&A session with Metso's management

Metso Corporation's press release on June 6, 2012 at 14:00 p.m. local time

Metso's management will host a pre-silent Q&A session prior to stepping into silent period. The purpose of these sessions is to serve all financial community parties equally and increase understanding of the earlier stated information. No new information will be disclosed but the aim is to clarify information on our operations and operating environment. Therefore, we don't intend to publish separate releases in connection with these events.

Pre-silent Q&A session before publication of the interim review for January- June 2012
will be held on Tuesday, June 19, 2012at
3.00 p.m. EET (Helsinki),
1:00 p.m. GMT (London),
2:00 p.m. CET (Paris),
8:00 a.m. EDT (New York).

Metso's CFO Harri Nikunen will be answering the questions.

The Q&A session can be participated through conference call (please see the details below). Que

stions can be presented during the call or by sending questions in advance via email to ir.metso@metso.com by Monday, June 18 by 12:00 p.m. EET (Helsinki).

Conference call participants are requested to dial in five minutes prior to the start of the teleconference
· US: +1 877 491 0064
· Other countries: +44 (0)20 7162 0077
· Access code: 917 761

A replay of the conference call will be available for 7 days until June 26, 2012 at:
· US: +1 954 334 0342
· Other countries: +44 (0)20 7031 4064
· Access code: 917 761  

A transcript of the event will be available on our website, www.metso.com/investorwebcasts, on Wednesday, June 20, 2012.

Welcome to our pre-silent Q&A session!

Metso Corporation
Juha Rouhiainen
VP, Investor Relations

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:
Hilla Hoskonen, Investor Relations Assistant, Metso Corporation, tel. +358 20 484 3117