CHANGE IN HOLDING OF OWN SHARES

On 26 June 2009, 7008 HKScan Corporation's Series A shares conveyed in
connection with the reward payment of HKScan Employee Share Ownership Plan
2006-2008 Earning Period 2007 have been returned free of consideration to the
Company according to the Terms and Conditions of the Plan. 

The Company's holding of own shares on 26 June 2009: 51 982 shares.


HKScan Corporation


Matti Perkonoja
CEO


Further information:
CEO Matti Perkonoja. Please leave any messages for him to call with Marjukka
Hujanen +358 10 570 6218. 


HKScan is one of the leading food companies in northern Europe with home
markets in Finland, Sweden, the Baltics and Poland. HKScan manufactures, sells
and markets pork and beef, poultry products, processed meats and convenience
foods under several well-known local brand names. Its customers are retail, the
HoReCa sector, industry and export customers. HKScan is active in nine
countries and has some 10,000 employees. Annual net sales are 2.3 billion euro. 


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