According to Finnish Securities Market Act, Chapter 2, Section 9, UPM-Kymmene reports the following:
On March 19, 2003, the holdings by the mutual funds of the Capital Group Companies, Inc. of the paid up share capital of UPM-Kymmene was as follows:
Capital Research and Management Company, shares 5,233,500 Capital Guardian Trust Company 7,018,688Capital International, Inc. 426,070Capital International Ltd. 262,400Capital International, S.A. 5,400
This holding amounts to 4.95 per cent of UPM-Kymmene's paid up share capital.
On March 19, 2003, the voting rights of the Capital Group Companies, Inc. were as follows:
The total amount of voting rights managed by the Capital Group Companies, Inc. represented 4.95 per cent of the voting rights in UPM-Kymmene.
UPM-Kymmene CorporationCorporate CommunicationsMarch 21, 2003