September 07, 2005 14:25 ET

Bowater Incorporated CFO to Speak at Investor Conference

GREENVILLE, S.C.--(CCNMatthews - Sep 7, 2005) -

Bowater Incorporated (NYSE: BOW) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, William G. Harvey, will speak at the UBS Global Paper & Forest Products Conference on Thursday, September 15, at 8 am EDT.

Interested parties can access a live audio webcast and obtain a copy of the presentation on Bowater's website at A replay of the presentation will be available on the company's website within 24 hours of the presentation, and will be available until October 14, 2005.

Bowater Incorporated, headquartered in Greenville, SC, is a leading producer of newsprint and coated mechanical papers. In addition, the company makes uncoated mechanical papers, bleached kraft pulp and lumber products. The company has 12 pulp and paper mills in the United States, Canada and South Korea and 12 North American sawmills that produce softwood lumber. Bowater also operates two facilities that convert a mechanical base sheet to coated products. Bowater's operations are supported by approximately 1.4 million acres of timberlands owned or leased in the United States and Canada and 30 million acres of timber cutting rights in Canada. Bowater is one of the world's largest consumers of recycled newspapers and magazines. Bowater common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, the Pacific Exchange and the London Stock Exchange. A special class of stock exchangeable into Bowater common stock is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: BWX).

Contact Information

  • Bowater Incorporated
    Gordon R. Manuel, 864-282-9448
    Analyst Contact:
    Duane A. Owens, 864-282-9488