The Holmen Annual Report for 2009 is available as of today, at

The printed Swedish version will be distributed by post to shareholders on 9 March and the English version on 19 March. The report can also be ordered at under Publications or by phone +46 8 666 21 00.

In its capacity as issuer, Holmen AB is releasing the information in this press release in accordance with Chapter 17 of the Swedish Securities Market Act (2007:528). The information was distributed to the media for publication at 11.30 CET on Tuesday 9 March 2010.