UPM-Kymmene Corporation announces that a new publishing date for the Interim Review for January to June 2003 will be 17 July, 2003. The date announced earlier was 29 July, 2003.
UPM-Kymmene Corporation's other financial reports will be published in accordance with the schedule announced earlier:2002 financial results, 30 January, 2003Interim Review from January to March 2003, 23 April, 2003Interim Review from January to September 2003, 23 October, 2003
In addition, UPM-Kymmene's Board of Directors has decided to implement the International Accounting Standard (IAS) as of 2004.
For more Information please contact:Mr Kari Toikka, Executive Vice President and CFO, UPM-Kymmene, tel. +358 204 15 0014Mr Jouko Taipale, Senior Vice President, Financial Control, UPM-Kymmene, tel. +358 204 15 0069
UPM-Kymmene CorporationCorporate Communications17 December, 2002