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JC Decaux withdraws from DSM Privatisation Process
Paris, 27 October 2003 – JCDecaux SA (Euronext Paris: DEC), the number one outdoor advertising company in Europe and one of the largest in the world, today announced that following the increase in its stake in the company Wall AG (Berlin), announced last week, the Group withdraws from the bidding process for DSM, the municipally-owned outdoor advertising company in Germany.

Should Wall AG decide to pursue the DSM acquisition, JCDecaux would support this strategic move.

Key statistics on the Group
- 2002 revenues : €1578 million
- Listed on Euronext Paris ; part of the SBF 120 index
- N°1 worldwide in street furniture (290,000 faces)
- N°1 worldwide in airport advertising, with 147 airports and over 150 transport contracts in metros, buses, tramways and trains (145,000 Transport faces)
- N°1 in Europe for billboards (192,000 faces)
- 627,000 advertising faces in 43 countries
- Present in 3,400 cities with over 10,000 inhabitants
- 7,100 employees

Press Relations
Raphaële Rabatel
Tél : +33 (0)1 30 79 34 99
Fax : +33 (0)1 30 79 35 79
raphaele.rabatel@jcdecaux.fr

Investor Relations
Cécile Prévot
Tél: +33 (0)1 30 79 79 93
Fax : +33 (0)1 30 79 77 91
cecile.prevot@jcdecaux.fr