Interfor Acquires GreenFirst Shares

Interfor Corporation’s wholly owned subsidiary, Interfor East Ltd. has acquired a total of 28.7 million common shares in the capital of GreenFirst Forest Products Inc. from Rayonier A.M. Canada G.P., which represents approximately 16.2 per cent of GreenFirst’s issued and outstanding common shares. This acquisition was made for investment purposes and builds upon, and is complementary to, Interfor’s recent expansion into eastern Canada through the acquisition of EACOM Timber Corporation in February.