Cambior Inc.

Cambior Inc.

July 04, 2005 14:04 ET

Cambior Inc.: Resignation of a Director

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - July 4, 2005) - Cambior Inc. (AMEX:CBJ)(TSX:CBJ) announces the resignation of Mr. Kazuo Shuto as director, effective today. Mr. Shuto cited his increased involvement as a director of Jipangu Inc. as it pursues its expansion plans in the mining business as the reason for his resignation.

Louis P. Gignac, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cambior stated: "Mr. Shuto initially joined the Company's Board of Directors in 2003. We would like to express our appreciation to him for his contribution to the Company's Board and our Safety and Sustainability Committee."

Cambior Inc. is an international gold producer with operations, development projects and exploration activities throughout the Americas. Cambior's shares trade on the Toronto (TSX) and American (AMEX) stock exchanges under the symbol "CBJ". Cambior's warrants, "CBJ.WT.C" and "CBJ.WT.D", trade on the TSX.

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