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Noranda Income Fund Announces a Cash Distribution for the Month of March 2012 of $0.04167 Per Priority Unit

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Noranda Income Fund Announces a Cash Distribution for the Month of March 2012 of $0.04167 Per Priority Unit10:18 EDT Wednesday, March 21, 2012SALABERRY-DE-VALLEYFIELD, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - March 21, 2012) - Noranda Income Fund (the "Fund") (TSX:NIF.UN) announced today that the Board of Trustees of Noranda Operating Trust ("the Board") has approved a distribution for the month of March 2012 of $0.04167 per priority unit (each, a "Priority Unit") payable on April 25, 2012 to Priority Unitholders of record as at the close of business on March 30, 2012. There is no assurance that monthly distributions will continue in the future, nor is there any assurance that, if they do continue, the level or frequency of such monthly distributions will not vary from the level of the most recent monthly cash distributions.Noranda Income Fundis an income trust whose units trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "NIF.UN". Noranda Income Fund was created to acquire Noranda Inc.'s CEZ processing facility and ancillary assets (the "CEZ processing facility") located in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Québec. The CEZ processing facility is the second-largest zinc processing facility in North America and the largest zinc processing facility in eastern North America, where the majority of zinc customers are located. It produces refined zinc metal and various by-products from zinc concentrates purchased from mining operations. The CEZ processing facility is operated and managed by Canadian Electrolytic Zinc Limited.Further information about Noranda Income Fund can be found at www.norandaincomefund.com.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Vice President and Chief Financial Officer,Michael BooneCanadian Electrolytic Zinc Limited,Noranda Income Fund's Manager416-775-1561info@norandaincomefund.com