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2014-05-06

Valmet Corporation: Valmet and Klabin S.A. finalized the order agreement for pulp dryers

Valmet Corporation's press release on May 6, 2014 at 02:30 p.m. EET

Valmet and Klabin S.A. have signed the supply contract, according to which
Valmet will supply two pulp drying lines to Klabin's new plant in Ortigueira
in Paraná, Brazil. Valmet announced the letter of intent of the delivery on
March 7, 2014.

The project is included in Valmet's orders received in the second quarter of
2014. A project of this size and scope is typically valued at EUR 150 - 200
million.

The pulp dryer investment is part of Klabin's Puma project. The annual
production capacity of Klabin's new plant will be 1.5 million tons and
consists of both softwood fluff pulp and eucalyptus hardwood market pulp. The
start-up of the new plant is scheduled to be in the first half of 2016.

The employment impact of Valmet's project delivery to Klabin is expected to be
in total around 500 man years mainly in Finland, Sweden and Brazil.

Information about Klabin S.A.

Klabin is the biggest paper producer and exporter in Brazil. It produces
packaging paper and board, corrugated packaging and industrial bags in
addition to selling timber in logs. Klabin has 16 industrial plants of which
15 in Brazil and one in Argentina. The company was founded in 1899.

VALMET CORPORATION
Corporate Communications

Further information, please contact:
Jyrki Holmala, President, Pulp and Energy Business Line, Valmet, tel. +358 10
676 3210
Anu Salonsaari-Posti, SVP, Marketing and Communications, Valmet, tel. +358 50
453 4262

Valmet Corporation is a leading global developer and supplier of services and
technologies for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Our 11,000
professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed
to moving our customers' performance forward - every day.

Valmet's services cover everything from maintenance outsourcing to mill and
plant improvements and spare parts. Our strong technology offering includes
entire pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power
plants for bio-energy production.

The company has over 200 years of industrial history and was reborn through
the demerger of the pulp, paper and power businesses from Metso Group in
December 2013. Valmet's net sales in 2013 were approximately EUR 2.6 billion.
Valmet's objective is to become the global champion in serving its customers.

Valmet's head office is in Espoo, Finland and its shares are listed on the
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.

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Source: Valmet Corporation via Globenewswire

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