West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

September 11, 2007 16:05 ET

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT"): Dividend Notice

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 11, 2007) - The Board of Directors of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSX:WFT) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.14 per share on the Common shares and Class B Common shares in the capital of the Company, payable on October 15, 2007 to shareholders of record on September 24, 2007.

Dividends are designated to be eligible dividends pursuant to subsection 89(14) of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any applicable provincial legislation pertaining to eligible dividends.

West Fraser is an integrated forest products company producing lumber, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp, linerboard, kraft paper and newsprint. The Company has approximately 9,100 employees and operations in British Columbia, Alberta and the southern United States.

West Fraser Common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol WFT.

Contact Information

  • West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
    Mr. Martti Solin, Executive Vice-President,
    Finance and Corporate Development & Chief Financial Officer
    (604) 895-2700
    West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
    Mr. Rodger Hutchinson
    Vice-President, Corporate Controller
    (604) 895-2700
    (604) 681-6061 (FAX)
    Website: www.westfraser.com