RU
06 April 2006

Company Statement. Pyaterochka Holding N.V.

Pyaterochka Holding N.V. confirms that is it in discussion with Perekriostok, Russia’s leading supermarket operator, which may lead to the merger of the two businesses.

A further statement will be made in due course.

Enquiries:

Tanja Djurdjevic
Investor Relations
Pyaterochka Holding N.V.
+7 495 724 6414 (mobile)

David Westover
Dewe Rogerson
Citigate
+44 207 282 2886 (direct line)
+44 7768 897 722 (mobile)