UPM-Kymmene Annual Report on Form 20-F

UPM-Kymmene's Annual Report on Form 20-F has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 28, 2003. The 20-F is available as a PDF document on UPM-Kymmene's Internet site at www.upm-kymmene.com.

For additional information please contact:
Mr Olavi Kauppila, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations, UPM-Kymmene,
tel. +358 204 15 0658

UPM-Kymmene Corporation
Corporate Communications
April 29, 2003