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Akzo Nobel Publishes 2007 Pro Forma Quarterly Figures

PRESS RELEASE: Akzo Nobel N.V. has today provided the financial market with pro forma 2007 quarterly results for its continuing operations.

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 18, 2008 — Akzo Nobel N.V. has today provided the financial market with pro forma 2007 quarterly results for its continuing operations.

The figures reflect the new business areas structure of Decorative Paints, Performance Coatings and Specialty Chemicals, following the completion of the ICI acquisition on January 2, 2008.

results also incorporate the geographical revenue reporting structure within the Decorative Paints business area — Europe, the Americas and Asia. In addition, the former Regional & Industrial business has been renamed Chemicals Pakistan.

report can be downloaded at Reports and Presentations.