updated 5/13/2011 4:18:32 PM ET 2011-05-13T20:18:32

NEW YORK, May 13, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced that Wimm-Bill-Dann Foods OJSC ADS (Russia, Food & Beverage, WBDF.RS) will be removed from the Dow Jones Emerging Markets Consumer Goods Titans 30 Index.

Wimm-Bill-Dann Foods OJSC ADS (Russia, Food & Beverage, WBDF.RS) will be replaced by Great Wall Motor Co. Ltd. (China, Automobiles & Parts, 2333.HK) in the Dow Jones Emerging Markets Consumer Goods Titans 30 Index. Wimm-Bill-Dann Foods OJSC ADS is being removed due to its acquisition by PepsiCo Inc. (United States, Food & Beverage, PEP). All changes in the Dow Jones Emerging Markets Consumer Goods Titans 30 Index will be effective before the open of trading on Wednesday, May 18, 2011.

The Dow Jones Emerging Markets Consumer Goods Titans 30 Indexmeasures the stock performance of 30 leading emerging-market companies in the Consumer Goods Industry as defined by the Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB). Stocks are selected to the index based on size, revenue and net profit. The index is weighted by float market capitalization.

Further information on the Dow Jones Emerging Markets Consumer Goods Titans 30 Index can be found on www.djindexes.com

Company additions to and deletions from the Dow Jones Emerging Markets Consumer Goods Titans 30 Index do not in any way reflect an opinion on the investment merits of the company.

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