Metso's disposal of treasury shares as part of its Long Term Incentive Plan

Metso's disposal of treasury shares as part of its Long Term Incentive Plan

Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on March 18, 2015 at 10:20 a.m. local

A total of 95,270 of Metso Corporation's treasury shares have been conveyed
without consideration to the 56 key individuals participating in the Performance
Period 2012 of the company's Long Term Incentive Plan 2012-2014 under the terms
and conditions of the plan.

Metso announced the Long Term Incentive Plan 2012 in a stock exchange release
issued on December 13, 2011.

The directed share issue is based on an authorization given by the Annual
General Meeting held on March 26, 2014. Following the directed share issue, the
number of treasury shares now stands at 363,718 shares.

Metso is a leading process performance provider, with customers in the mining,
oil and gas, and aggregates industries. Metso's cutting-edge services and
solutions improve availability and reliability in minerals processing and flow
control, providing sustainable process and profit improvements. Metso is listed
on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, Finland. In 2014, Metso's net sales totaled EUR 3.7
billion. Metso employs approximately 16,000 industry experts in more than 50
countries. Expect results.,

Further information, please contact:

Harri Nikunen, CFO, Metso Corporation, tel +358 20 484 3010

Metso Corporation

Harri Nikunen


Juha Rouhiainen

VP, Investor Relations


NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd