A draft proposal by the Finnish Competition Authority concerning wood procurement

(UPM, Helsinki, April 5, 2006) - UPM has received a copy of Finnish Competition Authority's (FCA) draft proposal to the Finnish Market Court concerning raw wood procurement in Finland. UPM will study the draft proposal and will respond to it in the course of the spring.

The Finnish Competition Authority started its investigations on raw wood procurement in the spring 2004 after UPM had contacted the authority.


For more information, please contact:
Mr Petri Meurman, Legal Counsel, UPM, tel. +358 204 15 0740