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Wienerberger AG: Potential sale of up to 2,500,000 treasury shares

Publication pursuant to Section 65 (1a) of the Austrian Stock Corporation Act,
Section 119 (9) of the Austrian Stock Exchange Act 2018 in connection with
Section 5 of the Austrian Publication Regulation 2018

As announced by means of publication of inside information pursuant to Article
17 MAR on 21 July 2021, the Managing Board of Wienerberger AG has decided to
evaluate the sale of up to 2,500,000 treasury shares (ISIN AT0000831706), i.e.
up to approx. 2.2% of the Company's share capital, to institutional investors by
means of an accelerated private placement (accelerated bookbuilding) and by
excluding acquisition (subscription) rights of existing shareholders.

The authorization to use treasury shares adopted by the 151st Annual General
Meeting of Wienerberger AG (re-sale authorization) on 5 May 2020 under agenda
item 9 forms the basis of any potential sale of treasury shares. In accordance
with mandatory legal requirements, the Company publishes on 23 July 2021 a
report on the exclusion of acquisition rights (subscription rights) of existing
shareholders in connection with the potential sale of treasury shares, which is
published on the Company's website registered in the commercial register. The
exact timing and conditions of a potential transaction depend in particular on
the capital markets environment, interest of potential investors and approval by
the Company's Supervisory Board, which can be obtained after expiry of 2 weeks
from publication of the aforementioned report at the earliest.

In relation to the potential sale of treasury shares, the following information
is provided pursuant to Section 5 (2) of the Austrian Publication Regulation
2018:

Use of treasury shares:

Date of the authorization granted by the Annual General Meeting pursuant to
Sect. 65 (1) No 8 of the Stock Corporation Act: 5 May 2020 (resolution published
on 5 May 2020)

Beginning and expected duration of sale: A sale in the course of an accelerated
book-building may take place no earlier than on the first stock exchange trading
day after lapse of the minimum term of two weeks following the publication of
the Managing Board report (Sections 65 (1b) in conjunction with 171 (1) and
Section 153 (4) of the Austrian Stock Corporation Act) published on 23 July
2021, i.e. on Monday, 9 August 2021, at the earliest and by 30 September 2021 at
the latest.

Class of shares: Bearer shares (ISIN AT0000831706)

Planned volume of sale: Up to 2,500,000 treasury shares of Wienerberger AG (up
to approx. 2.2% of the share capital of Wienerberger AG)

Upper and lower limit of the price per share: In case of a share placement, the
issue price (selling price) of the shares is determined by way of an accelerated
book-building process. Regarding the mandatory information pursuant to Section 5
(2) of the Austrian Publication Regulation 2018, the lowest price to be obtained
for a sale is EUR 28.00 per share and the highest price to be obtained is EUR
40.00 per share.

Type of sale: Over the counter by way of an accelerated bookbuilding process to
institutional investors.

Purpose of sale: Sales proceeds resulting from a potential transaction could be
used, amongst others, to take advantage of growth opportunities in water and
energy management within Wienerberger Piping Solutions and for general corporate
purposes.

Any effects of the sale on the listing of the shares: None.

Disclosure according to Section 5 (4) of the Austrian Publication Regulation
2018: The details to be published pursuant to Section 7 of the Austrian
Publication Regulation 2018 regarding the transactions carried out as well as
amendments (as the case may be) to be published pursuant to Section 6 of the
Publication Regulation 2018, will be published on the website of Wienerberger AG
(www.wienerberger.com/en/investors/corporate-governance.html [http://
www.wienerberger.com/en/investors/corporate-governance.html]).

Notices:

This announcement is a mandatory announcement pursuant to Section 65 (1a) of the
Austrian Stock Corporation Act, Section 119 (9) of the Austrian Stock Exchange
Act 2018 in connection with Section 5 of the Austrian Publication Regulation
2018.

This announcement neither constitutes an offer to sell nor a solicitation to
purchase any shares referred to herein in any jurisdiction, including in the
United States of America, Australia, Canada or Japan. This announcement has been
prepared solely for the purpose of complying with mandatory laws. The
information set forth herein must not be distributed in any jurisdiction where
such distribution is unlawful and any recipients are requested to inform
themselves about and to observe such restrictions.

A potential sale of the shares referred to herein by Wienerberger AG, if any,
will only be made in accordance with all applicable corporate and securities
laws, including lapse of the statutory period for excluding purchase rights of
existing shareholders and required corporate approvals having been obtained.

In case of launching a potential transaction, any shares referred to herein will
exclusively be offered or sold in reliance on any applicable exemptions from
prospectus or registration requirements in any jurisdiction, including in the
European Union and the United States of America.

Disclaimer
This is a working translation from the German language version and for
convenience purposes only. In the event of conflict with the German language
version, the German language version shall prevail.

Further inquiry note:
Claudia Hajdinyak, Head of Corporate Communications Wienerberger AG
t +43 664 828 31 83 | claudia.hajdinyak@wienerberger.com

Elisabeth Falkner, Head of Investor Relations Wienerberger AG
t +43 1 601 92 10221 | investor@wienerberger.com

end of announcement                         euro adhoc
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issuer:       Wienerberger AG
              Wienerbergerplatz 1
              A-1100 Wien
phone:        +43 1 60 192-0
FAX:          +43 1 60 192-10159
mail:         office@wienerberger.com
WWW:          www.wienerberger.com
ISIN:         AT0000831706, AT0000A2GLA0
indexes:      ATX
stockmarkets: Wien
language:     English

EAX0004    2021-07-23/08:00

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