Western Forest Products Inc.
TSX : WEF

Western Forest Products Inc.

December 21, 2010 14:19 ET

Western Comments on Recent Stock Activity

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 21, 2010) - Western Forest Products Inc. (TSX:WEF) ("Western" or "the Company") at the request of Market Surveillance, on behalf of the Toronto Stock Exchange, wishes to issue a statement that Western is not aware of any material undisclosed development that would cause the recent upward movement in its share price and volume.

Western Forest Products

Western is an integrated Canadian forest products company and the largest coastal British Columbia woodland operator and lumber producer with an annual available harvest of approximately 7.4 million cubic metres of timber of which approximately 7.1 million cubic metres is from Crown lands and lumber capacity in excess of 1.5 billion board feet from eight sawmills and four remanufacturing plants. Principal activities conducted by the Company include timber harvesting, reforestation, sawmilling logs into lumber and wood chips and value-added remanufacturing. Substantially all of Western's operations, employees and corporate facilities are located in the coastal region of British Columbia while its products are sold in over 25 countries worldwide.

Contact Information

  • Western Forest Products Inc.
    Dominic Gammiero
    President & CEO
    (250) 715-2207
    or
    Western Forest Products Inc.
    Brian Cairo
    Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary
    (250) 715-2258