SKF announces change of the total number of votes in AB SKF 27 February 2009

2009 February 27, 10:00 CET

Due to the conversion of shares from series A to series B in accordance with the company’s Articles of Association, AB SKF confirms the following. As per 27
February 2009 the company’s share capital amounts to SEK 1,138,377,670 and the total number of shares amounts to 47,746,004 shares of series A and
407,605,064 shares of series B. The number of votes in the company amounts to 88,506,510. AB SKF does not hold any own shares.

Göteborg, 27 February 2009

Aktiebolaget SKF

AB SKF may be required to disclose the information provided herein according to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 10.00 am on 27 February 2009.

For further information, please contact:
PRESS: Ingalill Östman, SKF Group Communication, tel: +46 31-337 3260, mobile: +46 706-973260, e-mail:

IR: Marita Björk, SKF Investor Relations, tel: +46 31-337 1994, mobile: +46 705-181994, e-mail:

SKF is a leading global supplier in the areas of bearings, seals, mechatronics, services and lubrication systems. The Group’s service offer includes technical support, maintenance services, engineering consultancy and training. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has 15,000 distributor locations worldwide. The Group’s annual sales 2008 were SEK 63,361 million. The number of employees was 44,799.

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