VANCOUVER, June 12 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of West Fraser Timber
Co. Ltd. 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
July 16, 2007 to shareholders of record on June 25, 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
For further information:
For further information: Mr. Martti Solin, Executive Vice-President,
Finance and Corporate Development and Chief Financial Officer; Mr. Rodger
Hutchinson, Vice-President, Corporate Controller, (604) 895-2700,