2024-04-18 08:45:00 CEST

2024-04-18 08:45:10 CEST


Metso Corporation - Major shareholder announcements

Notification according to chapter 9, section 5 and 6 of the Securities Market Act: BlackRock Inc.'s holding in Metso

Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on April 18, 2024, at 9:45 a.m. EEST

Metso Corporation has received a notification, pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 5
and 6 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act, about a change in the shareholding
of BlackRock, Inc.

On April 16, 2024, BlackRock's holding in Metso's shares exceeded the 5 percent
threshold and amounted to 41,639,734 shares or 5.02 percent of total shares and
votes. BlackRock's holding through financial instruments in Metso amounted to
1,154,425 shares, which corresponds to 0.13 percent of the total amount of
Metso's shares. On April 16, 2024, BlackRock's total position amounted to
42,794,159 or 5.16 percent of Metso's shares and votes. Metso's total number of
shares and voting rights is 828,972,440.
BlackRock, Inc.'s holdings according to the notification:

                  % of     % of shares and voting rights  Total of both
                  shares   through financial instruments  in % (7.A +
                  and      (total of 7.B)                 7.B)
                  of 7.A)
Resulting          5.02%               0.13%                  5.16%
situation on the
date on
which threshold
was crossed or
Position of        4.96%               0.12%                  5.08%

A: Shares and voting
Class/type of          Number of                         % of
shares                 shares and                        shares and
                       voting                            voting
                       rights                            rights
ISIN code              Direct(SMA          Indirect(SMA  Direct(SMA
                       9:5)                9:6 and 9:7)  9:5)        9:6 and
FI0009014575                               41,639,734                5.02%
SUBTOTAL A             41,639,734                        5.02%
B: Financial
Instruments according
to SMA 9:6a
Type of financial    Expiration  Exercise/   Physical or   Number of   % of
instrument           date        Conversion  cash          shares      and
                                 Period      settlement    and         rights
American Depositary     N/A         N/A        Physical    8,969          0.00%
Securities Lent         N/A         N/A        Physical    1,145,456      0.13%
                                              SUBTOTAL B   1,154,425      0.13%

Further information:

Juha Rouhiainen, Vice President, Investor Relations, Metso Corporation, tel.
+358 20 484 3253, email: juha.rouhiainen(a)metso.com


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Metso is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and
services for the aggregates, minerals processing and metals refining industries
globally. We improve our customers' energy and water efficiency, increase their
productivity, and reduce environmental risks with our product and service
expertise. We are the partner for positive change.

Headquartered in Espoo, Finland, Metso employs over 17,000 people in close to 50
countries and sales for 2023 were about EUR 5.4 billion. The company is listed
on the Nasdaq Helsinki. metso.com, x.com/metsoofficial