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São Martinho acquires 3.9% interest in Santa Cruz mill,
increasing its stake from 32.18% to 36.08%

São Paulo, February 17, 2014 - SÃO MARTINHO S.A. (BM&FBovespa: SMTO3; Reuters: SMTO3 SA and Bloomberg: SMTO3 BZ) announces the acquisition of 3.9% equity interest in Santa Cruz S.A. - Açúcar e Álcool, increasing its non-controlling interest to 36.08%.

Additionally, considering that Santa Cruz owns 45.23% of the shares of Agropecuária Boa Vista S.A., the transaction will imply in the acquisition of an additional 1.76% in the latter.

The transaction amount is R$ 15.3 million, of which: (i) R$ 7.4 million is for the 3.9% increase in the equity interest held in Santa Cruz S.A. - Açúcar e Álcool; and (ii) R$ 7.9 million for the 1.76% increase in the equity interest held in Agropecuária Boa Vista S.A., a land management company.

The amount will be paid in three annual installments of R$ 5.1 million each, the first at the time of the agreement and the other two in the two subsequent years, adjusted by the savings account rate ("poupança").

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