Statoil’s share saving plan 

March 16, 2007, 08:00 CET

On behalf of Statoil (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO), DnB NOR has on 15 March 2007 purchased 187,500 shares for use in the group’s share saving plan.

The shares have been acquired at a price of NOK 153.31 per share. Before distribution to the employees, the share saving plan has 1,270,608 shares.