Statoil’s share saving plan allocates shares 

April 19, 2007, 09:00 CEST

The shares purchased by DnB NOR on behalf of Statoil (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) on 13 April 2007 for use in the group`s share saving plan have on 18 April 2007 been distributed to the employees in accordance with their savings amount and bonus shares for the 2004 share saving plan.

Following this, the share saving plan has 1,195,146 shares.

As participants in Statoil`s share saving plan , the primary insiders below have been allocated shares in accordance with their share saving plan 2004 an average price of 161,20.


Name: Share holding pr 17.04.07: New Share holding:
Helge Lund 4583 5070
Eldar Sætre 1918 2169
Jon Arnt Jacobsen 2458 2708
Peter Mellbye 3131 3432
Margareth Øvrum 2661 2838
Inge Eivind Sørvik 965 1018
Rune Bjørnson 724 942
Nina Udnes Tronstad 430 594
Reidar Gjærum 1446 1623
Ola Morten Aanestad 855 956
Lars Troen Sørensen 925 1030
Kjell-Erik Østdahl 647 878
Torgrim Reitan 889 1061
Kåre Thomsen 3375 3524
Stig H. Christiansen 307 409
Stein Egil Næss 1035 1185
Morten Svaan 552 580
Tom Melbye Eide 724 970
Runar Tjersland 1298 1400