Canfor Corporation

Canfor Corporation

April 14, 2009 18:48 ET

Canfor Corporation Announces Annual General Meeting, First Quarter Earnings Announcement Date and First Quarter Results Conference Call

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 14, 2009) - Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) will hold its Annual General Meeting at 11:30 AM PDT Thursday, April 30, 2009 in Vancouver, BC at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver in the Saturna Ballroom.

The Company will release its first quarter 2009 financial and operating results on Thursday, April 30, 2009.

Canfor will hold a conference call on Friday, May 1, 2009 at 8:00 AM PDT to discuss first quarter 2009 financial and operating results. To participate in the call, please dial one of the following numbers:

Access: 416-641-6126

Toll-Free Access: 866-542-4236

Let the operator know you wish to participate in the Canfor Corporation conference call.

Following management's discussion of the quarterly results, the analyst and investment community will be invited to ask questions. Once the analyst and investment community have completed their questions, Canfor's management will take questions from the media.

For Instant Replay Access please dial one of the following numbers and enter Participant Pass Code: 5406422#

Access: 416-695-5800

Toll-Free Access: 800-408-3053

Until May 29, 2009

Video of the Annual General Meeting will be posted to Canfor's website, on Friday, May 1, 2009 at 4:00 PM PDT. The conference call will be available live at

Canfor is a leading integrated forest products company based in Vancouver, British Columbia (BC) with interests in 31 facilities in BC, Alberta, Quebec, Washington state, and North and South Carolina. The company produces the most softwood lumber in Canada, while also producing oriented strand board (OSB), plywood, remanufactured lumber products and specialized wood products. Canfor also owns a 50.2% interest in Canfor Pulp Limited Partnership, which is one of the largest producers of northern softwood kraft pulp in Canada and a leading producer of high performance kraft paper. Canfor shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CFP).

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