Metso Corporation will publish its financial information in 2004 as follows:
February 4, 2004 2003 Financial Statements
April 28, 2004 Interim Review for January - March 2004
July 28, 2004 Interim Review for January - June 2004
October 28, 2004 Interim Review for January - September 2004
The Annual Report for 2003 will be published during the week 11 in March 2004.
Metso Corporation's Annual General Meeting is planned to be held on April 6, 2004.
Metso Corporation is a global supplier of process industry machinery and systems, as well as know-how and aftermarket services. The Corporation's core businesses are fiber and paper technology (Metso Paper), rock and mineral processing (Metso Minerals) and automation and control technology (Metso Automation). In 2002, the net sales of Metso Corporation were EUR 4.7 billion and the personnel totaled approximately 28, 500. Metso Corporation is listed on the Helsinki and New York Stock Exchanges.