TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2011 /CNW/ - Sino-Forest Corporation (the "Company")
(TSX: TRE) today announced James Bowland has resigned as a director.
Mr. Bowland joined the Board in February, 2011 and was a member of the
Independent Committee, the Audit Committee and the Compensation and
Nominating Committee. The Company would like to thank Mr. Bowland for
his contributions to the Company.
About Sino-Forest Corporation
Sino-Forest Corporation is a leading commercial forest plantation
operator in China. Its principal businesses include the ownership and
management of tree plantations, the sale of standing timber and wood
logs, and the complementary manufacturing of downstream engineered-wood
products. Sino-Forest also holds a majority interest in Greenheart
Group Limited (HKSE:00094), a Hong-Kong listed investment holding
company with assets in Suriname (South America) and New Zealand and
involved in sustainable harvesting, processing and sales of its logs
and lumber to China and other markets around the world. Sino-Forest's
common shares have been listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the
symbol TRE since 1995. Learn more at www.sinoforest.com.
Cautionary note: No stock exchange or regulatory authority has approved
or disapproved of information contained herein.
SOURCE Sino-Forest Corporation
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