Ruukki Group Plc		
STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT		
		
23 March 2009		
		
		
ACQUISITIONS OF OWN SHARES		
		
Date:	23 March 2009	
Exchange transaction:	Buy	
		
Share class:	RUG1V	
Amount:	70000	
Average price /share:	1,64714	EUR
Highest price /share:	1,65000	EUR
Lowest price /share:	1,64000	EUR
Total price:	115299,80	EUR
		
The shares held by Ruukki Group Plc on	23 March 2009	
RUG1V	1530000	
		
		
RUUKKI GROUP PLC		
		
		
On behalf of Ruukki Group Plc		
		


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