West Fraser Announces First Quarter Results

Apr 24, 2017

Vancouver, B.C. – West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. reports first quarter 2017 results:

First Quarter Highlights
• Sales improved by 7% compared to the previous quarter.
• Earnings up 56% from previous quarter.
• Improved product pricing across operating segments.
• Strong operating metrics despite some weather-related challenges.
• Quarter ending net debt to capital ratio of 16%.

West Fraser shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol: “WFT”.

For more information:

Chris Virostek, Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Rodger Hutchinson, Vice-President, Corporate Controller and Investor Relations
(604) 895-2700