REG-ThyssenKrupp AG Holding(s) in Company

Mon Oct 13, 2008 2:52am EDT

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LONDON--(Business Wire)--
Release of an announcement according to Article 26 par. 1 sentence 2 of the WpHG
(Own shares)

,,ThyssenKrupp AG, August-Thyssen-Straße 1, 40211 Düsseldorf, Germany, informes
in accordance with Art. 26 par. 1 sentence 2 WpHG, that it transferred its own
shares corresponding to 9.92% (51,015,552 shares) on October 6, 2008, to its
affiliate Krupp Hoesch Stahl GmbH, Eberhardstraße 12, 44145 Dortmund, Germany, a
100% owned daughter company. According to Art. 71d German Stock Corporation Act
(AktG) the transferred shares still are deemed own shares of ThyssenKrupp AG.
According to the German Securities Trading Act (WpHG) ThyssenKrupp AG went below
the thresholds of 5% and 3% on that day and does not directly own its shares.

Since October 6, 2008, Krupp Hoesch Stahl GmbH holds 9.92% (51,015,552 shares)
of its mother company ThyssenKrupp AG (ISIN DE0007500001)."

Duisburg and Essen, October 10, 2008

ThyssenKrupp AG
The Executive Board

ThyssenKrupp AG

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