West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
TSX : WFT

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

July 19, 2011 20:47 ET

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT"): Sale of Skeena Sawmills Division to Roc Holdings Ltd. Completed

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 19, 2011) - West Fraser (TSX:WFT) today announced that it has completed the sale of its Skeena Sawmills Division to Roc Holdings Ltd. The Skeena Sawmills Division includes the Terrace sawmill and related Crown timber tenures. The Terrace sawmill has a single shift capacity of 90 million board feet per year.

West Fraser is an integrated wood products company producing lumber, wood chips, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp and newsprint. The Company has operations in western Canada and the southern United States.

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

Contact Information

  • West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
    Dave Lehane
    Vice-President, Canadian Woodlands
    (250) 992-9244

    West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
    Wayne Clogg
    Senior Vice-President, Woodlands
    (604) 895-2700
    (604) 681-6061 (FAX)
    www.westfraser.com