VANCOUVER, Sept. 11 /CNW/ - Westshore Terminals Income Fund (TSX: WTE.UN)
(the "Fund") announced today that a cash distribution of $21,532,505
(representing $0.29 per trust unit) will be paid on or before October 15, 2007
to unitholders on record at September 30, 2007 as compared to $21,818,144
(representing $0.31 per trust unit) for the same period in 2006. For
unitholder income tax purposes, the distribution is comprised of 100% income.
Distributions in 2006 were based on 70,381,111 units issued and outstanding
and distributions for 2007 are based on 74,250,016 units issued and
For the third quarter of 2007, Westshore anticipates that its tonnage
throughput will be approximately 5.4 million tonnes as compared to 4.8 million
tonnes for the same period in 2006. Tonnage throughput to September 30, 2007
is anticipated to be approximately 15.6 million tonnes compared to
13.8 million tonnes over the same period in 2006.
Based on estimates provided periodically to Westshore by its customers,
Westshore anticipates that total throughput for 2007 should exceed
20.0 million tonnes.
For further information:
For further information: Nick Desmarais, Secretary, (604) 488-5295