Share subscriptions based on UPM stock options 2007B

Stock Exchange Release 29.8.2013 9:30 EEST

UPM-Kymmene Corporation     Stock Exchange Release      29 August 2013 at 09:30 EET

A total of 506,015 UPM-Kymmene Corporation new shares were subscribed for between 25 May 2013 and 16 August 2013 under the company's stock option rights 2007B. The entire subscription price of EUR 3,157,533.60 will be entered in the invested unrestricted equity reserve. As a result of the share subscriptions, the number of UPM's shares will increase to 528,704,962.

The shares subscribed for under the stock options were registered in the Trade Register on 29 August 2013, as of which date the new shares will establish shareholder rights.

Trading in the new shares will begin on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki on 30 August 2013.

The share subscription period for stock options 2007B started on 1 October 2011 and will end on 31 October 2013. On 16 August 2013, a total of 650,926 stock option rights 2007B remained unexercised.

The terms and conditions of UPM's stock options 2007 with additional information are available on the company's website www.upm.com.

UPM-Kymmene Corporation
Pirkko Harrela
Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications

UPM, Media Desk
Mon-Fri 9:00-16:00 EET
Tel. +358 40 588 3284

UPM leads the integration of bio and forest industries into a new, sustainable and innovation-driven future. Our products are made of renewable raw materials and are recyclable. UPM consists of three Business Groups: Energy and pulp, Paper, and Engineered materials (valid until October, 31, 2013). UPM employs approximately 22,000 people. UPM is present in 67 countries and have production units in 17 countries. UPM's annual sales exceed € 10 billion.UPM's shares are listed on the Helsinki Stock Exchange. UPM – The Biofore Company – www.upm.com