euro adhoc Notification of voting rights: K+S Aktiengesellschaft / Notification pursuant to § 26 Abs. (1) WpHG

Notification of voting rights transmitted by euro adhoc. The issuer is responsible for the content of this announcement.

Person/company obliged to make the notification:
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Name: Franklin Mutual Advisors, LLC Address: 101 John F. Kennedy Parkway Place: Short Hills, NJ 07078 State: United States of America

Company data:
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Place: Kassel
State: Deutschland

25.01.2007

Franklin Mutual Advisors, LLC, 101 John F. Kennedy Parkway, Short Hills, NJ 07078, hereby gives notice persuant to § 41 (4a) sent. 2 WpHG that its share of the total voting rights of your company, K+S Aktiengesellschaft, Bertha-von-Suttner-Strasse 7, 34131 Kassel, on 20.01.2007 was 5.50%. All of these voting rights were attributable to us under § 22 Abs. 1 sent. 1 No. 6 WpHG.

emitter: K+S Aktiengesellschaft Bertha-von-Suttner-Straße 7 D-34111 Kassel phone: +49 (0)561 9301-1460 FAX: +49 (0)561 9301 2425 mail: christian.herrmann@k-plus-s.com WWW: http://www.k-plus-s.com ISIN: DE0007162000 indexes: Midcap Market Index, MDAX, CDAX, Classic All Share, HDAX, Prime All Share stockmarkets: official dealing/prime standard: Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse, official dealing: Börse Berlin-Bremen, Hamburger Wertpapierbörse, Baden-Württembergische Wertpapierbörse, Börse Düsseldorf, Niedersächsische Börse zu Hannover, Bayerische Börse

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