Teck Cominco Limited

Teck Cominco Limited

November 23, 2006 16:15 ET

Teck Cominco Limited Announces Increased Dividend

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 23, 2006) - Teck Cominco Limited (TSX:TCK.A)(TSX:TCK.B)(NYSE:TCK) announced today that it will pay a dividend of $1.00 per share on its outstanding Class A common shares and Class B subordinate voting shares on January 3, 2007, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 18, 2006.

About Teck Cominco:

Teck Cominco is a diversified mining company, headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. Shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TCK.A and TCK.B and on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TCK. The company is a world leader in the production of zinc and metallurgical coal and is also a significant producer of copper, gold, indium and other specialty metals. Further information can be found at www.teckcominco.com.

Contact Information

  • Teck Cominco Limited
    Greg Waller
    Director, Financial Analysis and Investor Relations
    (604) 687-1117
    Website: www.teckcominco.com