Stock exchange release March 9, 2010 10:00 AM EEST

Metso's Annual Report 2009 published

Metso Corporation's Company release on March 9, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. local time

Metso Corporation's year 2009 Annual Report, Sustainability report, complete
Annual Accounts of the parent company and group (including Board of Director's
Report) and Auditor's Report have been published today in Finnish and English.

PDF documents of the Metso reports and other related material are available at
www.metso.com/reports. The printed reports can be ordered from the same web
address.

Metso is a global supplier of sustainable technology and services for mining,
construction, power generation, automation, recycling and the pulp and paper
industries. We have about 27,000 employees in more than 50 countries.
www.metso.com

Further information, please contact:
Johanna Henttonen, Vice President, Investor Relations, Metso Corporation, tel.
+358 20 484 3253


Metso Corporation

Olli Vaartimo
Executive Vice President and CFO

Kati Renvall
Vice President, Group Communications

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