Stock exchange release March 7, 2012 01:45 PM EEST

Metso's Annual Report and Corporate Governance Statement 2011 published

Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on March 7, 2012 at 12:45 p.m. local time

Metso has today published its Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2011 in
Finnish and English in pdf format atwww.metso.com/reports. The Online Annual
Report 2011 in English is available at www.metso.com/2011.

The printed reports will be available during the week of March 19 at the latest,
and can be ordered through www.metso.com/subscriptions.

Metso has today issued also its Corporate Governance Statement for 2011. The
statement is prepared in accordance with the recommendation of the Finnish
Corporate Governance Code.

Metso Corporate Governance Statement for 2011 is available as a pdf document at
www.metso.com/governance.

Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in the
process industries, including mining, construction, pulp and paper, power, and
oil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over 50 countries deliver
sustainability and profitability to customers worldwide. Expect results.

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For further informationfor the press, please contact:
Jussi Ollila, Senior Vice President, Group Communications, Metso Corporation,
tel. +358 20 484 3212

For further information for investors, please contact:
Juha Rouhiainen, VP, Investor Relations, Metso Corporation, tel +358 20 484 3253

Metso Corporation

Harri Nikunen
CFO

Juha Rouhiainen
VP, Investor Relations

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