Wacker Construction Equipment AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

Wacker Construction Equipment AG / Release of an announcement according to Article 26 Section 1 Sentence 2 of the WpHG (Own shares)

Release of a Voting Rights announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a company of
EquityStory AG.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

On October 02, 2007 , Wacker Construction Equipment AG informes according
to Article 26, Section 1 Sentence 2 that  its Voting Rights on Wacker
Construction Equipment AG, München, Deutschland, ISIN: DE000WACK012, WKN:
WACK01, have fallen below the 5% limit of the Voting Rights on October 02,
2007  and now amount to 3.31% (this corresponds to 2243188 Voting Rights).

09.10.2007  Financial News transmitted by DGAP
Language:     English
Issuer:       Wacker Construction Equipment AG
              Preußenstr. 41
              80809 München
Internet:     www.wackergroup.com
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