West Fraser Announces Voting Results for the Election of Directors

VANCOUVER, April 25, 2017 /CNW/ - West Fraser announced, in accordance with Toronto Stock Exchange requirements, the voting results from its Annual General Meeting held Wednesday, April 19, 2017 in Quesnel, British Columbia.

A total of 64,313,045 Common shares and Class B Common shares were voted at the meeting, representing 82% of the votes attached to all outstanding shares.  Shareholders voted in favour of all items of business before the meeting, including the election of all director nominees as follows:

Director

Percentage of Votes in Favour



Hank Ketcham

98

Reid E. Carter

100

John N. Floren

100

Brian G. Kenning

100

John K. Ketcham

88

Gerald J. Miller

95

Robert L. Phillips

98

Janice G. Rennie

97

Ted Seraphim

100

Gillian D. Winckler

100

Detailed voting results for the meeting are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

The Company

West Fraser is a diversified wood products company producing lumber, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp, newsprint, wood chips and energy with facilities in western Canada and the southern United States.

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

SOURCE West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

For further information: Chris Virostek, Vice‑President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer; Rodger Hutchinson, Vice‑President, Corporate Controller and Investor Relations, (604) 895-2700, www.westfraser.com

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