Teck Cominco Limited

Teck Cominco Limited

March 30, 2006 19:00 ET

Teck Cominco Limited Releases Annual Information Form

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 30, 2006) - Teck Cominco Limited (TSX:TEK.MV.A)(TSX:TEK.SV.B) today announced that it has filed its Annual Information Form in respect of the year ended December 31, 2005, which includes resource information in respect of its interest in the Fort Hills Oil Sands Project, as required under National Instrument 51-101. Teck Cominco's audited financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2005, together with Management's Discussion & Analysis have been previously filed on SEDAR. These documents are available for viewing at www.sedar.com or www.teckcominco.com.

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 TEK.MV.A and TEK.SV.B. The company is a world leader in the production of zinc and metallurgical coal and is also a significant producer of copper, gold and specialty metals. Further information can be found at www.teckcominco.com.

This media release is not, and should not be construed as, an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy securities in any jurisdiction.

Contact Information

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