VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 2, 2013) - West Fraser (WFT.TO) announced, in accordance with Toronto Stock Exchange requirements, the voting results from its Annual General Meeting held Tuesday, April 30, 2013 in Quesnel, British Columbia.
A total of 37,370,292 Common shares and Class B Common shares were voted at the meeting, representing 87% of the votes attached to all outstanding shares. Shareholders voted in favour of all items of business before the meeting, including the election of all director nominees as follows:
|Director||Percentage of Votes
|Clark S. Binkley||99|
|J. Duncan Gibson||99|
|Samuel W. Ketcham||90|
|Harald H. Ludwig||90|
|Gerald J. Miller||99|
|Robert L. Phillips||90|
|Janice G. Rennie||86|
Detailed voting results for the meeting are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
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".
Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
Vice-President, Corporate Controller