Domtar to Mark Five Years on the NYSE with Bell Ringing Ceremony
MONTREAL—March 6, 2012—Domtar Corp. announced that its president and CEO, John D. Williams, and members of the management committee will ring the New York Stock Exchange opening bell on Wednesday, March 7, 2012, to commemorate the company's five-year listing as the “new” Domtar.
“We are honored to ring the NYSE opening bell and are pleased to be associated with a premier brand in the securities markets. Since Domtar’s inception in 2007, our listing has helped increase exposure with the investment community and enhance shareholder value,” said Williams. “As a leading innovative fiber-based technology company, we strive to be the supplier of choice for our customers, to be a core investment for our shareholders and to be recognized as an industry leader in sustainability.”
Domtar was officially created on March 7, 2007, following the combination of Domtar Inc. and the Fine Paper business and related assets of Weyerhaeuser Co.
A live webcast of the Opening Bell (beginning at 9:25 a.m.) ringing will be available at www.nyse.com.
Domtar Corp. (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) designs, manufactures, markets and distributes a wide variety of fiber-based products including communication papers, specialty and packaging papers and adult incontinence products. The foundation of its business is a network of world class wood fiber converting assets that produce papergrade, fluff and specialty pulps. The majority of its pulp production is consumed internally to manufacture paper and consumer products. Domtar is the largest integrated marketer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America.