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Conifex Announces Time Change for Third Quarter Results Conference Call

Friday, October 19, 2012

Conifex Announces Time Change for Third Quarter Results Conference Call17:08 EDT Friday, October 19, 2012VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 19, 2012) - Conifex Timber Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CFF) ("Conifex" or the "Company") will hold a conference call on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 8:30 AM Pacific Time / 11:30 AM Eastern Time to discuss its third quarter 2012 financial and operating results. The call had previously been scheduled for 8:00 AM Pacific Time on October 25, 2012. To participate in the call, please dial one of the following numbers:Toll-Free Access: 877-440-9795 Access: 416-340-8530Please let the operator know you wish to participate in the Conifex Timber conference call.Following management's discussion of the quarterly results, the analyst and investment community will be invited to ask questions.For Instant Replay Access please dial one of the following numbers and enter Participant Pass Code: 1851950#.Toll-Free Access: 800-408-3053 Access: 905-694-9451About Conifex Timber Inc.Conifex and its subsidiaries' primary business currently includes timber harvesting, reforestation, forest management, and the manufacture, sale and distribution of its products. Conifex's lumber products are sold in the United States, Chinese, Canadian and Japanese markets. Upon the expected completion of its bioenergy facility at Mackenzie, British Columbia, Conifex's business sectors will be expanded to include bioenergy.Conifex's sawmill complex situated in Fort St. James, British Columbia was purchased in August 2008 and commenced operations on a one-shift basis in March 2009. Conifex's two-mill complex situated in Mackenzie, British Columbia was purchased in June 2010. One mill at Mackenzie started up on a one-shift basis in November 2010. Conifex added a second shift at Fort St. James and Mackenzie in late March 2011 and expects to be operating at approximately 65% of capacity on an annualized basis during the second half of 2012. On a combined basis, Conifex now owns sawmills having an annual lumber production capacity of approximately 745 million board feet on a two-shift basis. The sawmill complexes are supported by renewable forestry licences with an allowable annual cut of approximately 1.6 million cubic metres.Forward-Looking StatementsCertain statements in this news release may constitute "forward-looking statements". Forward-looking statements are statements that address or discuss activities, events or developments that the Company expects or anticipates may occur in the future. When used in this news release, words such as "estimates", "expects", "plans", "anticipates", "projects", "will", "believes", "intends", "should", "could", "may" and other similar terminology are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements reflect the current expectations and beliefs of the Company's management. Because forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, actual results, performance or achievements of the Company or industry may be materially different from those implied by such forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve significant uncertainties, should not be read as a guarantee of future performance or results, and will not necessarily be an accurate indication of whether or not such results will be achieved. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from the results discussed in the forward-looking statements, including the additional matters described in the Company's 2011 annual management's discussion and analysis, available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Accordingly, readers should exercise caution in relying upon forward-looking statements and the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly revise them to reflect subsequent events or circumstances, except as required by law.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Yuri LewisConifex Timber Inc.Chief Financial Officer(778) 331-8687Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.