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West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT"): Sale of Skeena Sawmills Division to Roc Holdings Ltd. Completed

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT"): Sale of Skeena Sawmills Division to Roc Holdings Ltd. Completed20:47 EDT Tuesday, July 19, 2011VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 19, 2011) - West Fraser (TSX:WFT) today announced that it has completed the sale of its Skeena Sawmills Division to Roc Holdings Ltd. The Skeena Sawmills Division includes the Terrace sawmill and related Crown timber tenures. The Terrace sawmill has a single shift capacity of 90 million board feet per year.West Fraser is an integrated wood products company producing lumber, wood chips, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp and newsprint. The Company has operations in western Canada and the southern United States.West Fraser shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol: "WFT".FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Dave LehaneWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.Vice-President, Canadian Woodlands(250) 992-9244ORWayne CloggWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.Senior Vice-President, Woodlands(604) 895-2700(604) 681-6061 (FAX)www.westfraser.com