Teck Resources Limited

Teck Resources Limited

July 08, 2009 03:00 ET

Teck Announces Closing of Pogo Sale

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 7, 2009) - Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TCK.A and TCK.B, NYSE: TCK) announced today the closing of the previously announced US$245 million sale of its 40% interest in the Pogo gold mine in Alaska to affiliates of Sumitomo Metal Mining Co. Ltd. and Sumitomo Corporation.

About Teck

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, metallurgical coal, zinc, gold and energy. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TCK.A and TCK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TCK. Further information about Teck can be found at www.teck.com.

Contact Information

  • Teck Resources Limited
    Greg Waller
    Vice President, Investor Relations & Strategic Analysis
    (604) 699-4014