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NOTICE TO THE MARKET
Hiring of Market Maker

São Paulo, January 12, 2012 - São Martinho S.A. (BM&FBovespa: SMTO3; Reuters: SMTO3 SA and Bloomberg: SMTO3 BZ), one of Brazil’s largest sugar and ethanol producers, announces to shareholders and the general market that:

(i) it hired ITAUINVEST DTVM S.A., a company with headquarters located in the city and state of São Paulo at Praça Alfred Egydio Souza Aranha, n° 100, Torre Conceição, 7° andar and registered in the roll of corporate taxpayers (CNPJ/MF) under number 92.880.749/0001-99, to act as market maker for its common shares (SMTO3), on the BM&FBovespa S.A. - Securities, Commodities and Futures Exchange, for a period of twelve (12) months, automatically extended if no manifestation to the contrary is made by the parties, with the purpose of promoting the liquidity of these shares;

(ii) ITAUINVEST DTVM S.A. will begin acting as market maker on January 13, 2012;

(iii) on December 28, 2011, the market maker agreement was terminated with XP Investimentos Corretora de Câmbio, Títulos e Valores Mobiliários S/A, a company with headquarters located in the city and state of Rio de Janeiro at Av. das Américas, n° 3434, Bloco 7, 2° andar, salas 201 a 208, parte - Barra da Tijuca - CEP 22.631-003 and registered in the roll of corporate taxpayers (CNPJ/MF) under number 02.332.886/0001-04;

The Company also informs that it has thirty-nine million, four hundred sixty-five thousand and ten (39,465,010) common shares outstanding and that it has not executed any agreement with the market maker regulating the exercise of voting rights or the purchase and sale of any of its securities.

This initiative reinforces the commitment of São Martinho S.A. to its shareholders.

For more information contact the Company’s Investor Relations team.

To see the PDF version of the Notice to the Market, click here.

Cordially,

João Carvalho do Val
Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer

Felipe Vicchiato
Financial and Investor Relations Manager

Telephone: +55 (11) 2105-4100
E-mail: ri@saomartinho.ind.br
IR Website: www.saomartinho.ind.br/ir