Wärtsilä to initiate special audit of its Swedish companies' accounts

Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 19 March 2004 at 14:00 UTC+2

As a result of the Swedish police interviewing certain Wärtsilä Sweden AB employees and the publicity in the media surrounding this matter, Wärtsilä has decided to immediately initiate a special audit of the accounts of its Swedish subsidiary. Wärtsilä will issue further information on the matter when the results of the audit are available.


Eeva Kainulainen
Vice President, Corporate Communications & IR
Wärtsilä Corporation
Direct tel: +358 10 7095 235
Direct fax:
e-mail: eeva.kainulainen@wartsila.com
Internet: www.wartsila.com