Westway Group, Inc. Declares $1 Special Dividend



    NEW ORLEANS, May 29 /CNW/ -- The Board of Directors of Westway Group,
Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board:   SACQ) today declared a special dividend of $1.00 per
share to Class A Common shareholders of record on June 8, 2009, payable on
June 18, 2009.
    

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    Westway Group, Inc. formerly known as Shermen WSC Acquisition Corporation
is a leading provider of bulk liquid storage and related value-added services
and a leading manufacturer and distributor of liquid animal feed supplements.
Westway operates an extensive global network of 54 operating facilities
providing 284 million gallons of total bulk liquid storage capacity and
producing 1.7 million tons of liquid feed supplements annually. The bulk
liquid storage business is a global business with infrastructure that includes
a network of 24 terminals offering storage to manufacturers and consumers of
agricultural and industrial liquids, located at key port and terminal
locations throughout North America, Western Europe and Asia. The liquid feed
supplements business produces liquid animal feed supplements that are sold
directly to end users and feed manufacturers, primarily supplying the beef and
dairy livestock industries. By using formulation processes tailored
specifically to the needs of its customers, Westway blends molasses and
essential nutrients to form feed rations that help to maximize the genetic
potential of livestock. As a result of the relationship between them, the bulk
liquid storage and liquid feed supplements businesses benefit from synergies
including co-location of facilities, enhanced raw material supply logistics
for liquid feed supplements and increased operational efficiency resulting
from cross-business knowledge exchange.
    



    




For further information:

For further information: Thomas A. Masilla, Jr., Chief Financial Officer
of Westway Group, Inc., +1-504-636-4245 Web Site: http://www.westway.com

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