Statoil’s share saving plan allocates shares 

June 17, 2011, 12:16 CEST
The shares purchased by DnB NOR on behalf of Statoil (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) on 15 June 2011 for use in the group's share saving plan have on 17 June 2011 been distributed to the employees in accordance with their savings amount.

Following this, the share saving plan has 6,404,627 shares.
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)