West Fraser To Acquire Norbord

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. will acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Norbord Inc., the world's largest OSB producer. Following closing, the combined company will operate as West Fraser. With a complementary range of products, increased scale, and greater geographic and end-market diversification, West Fraser will be a global wood products leader, with established and growing positions in both North America and Europe. At the close of this transaction, it will be a top global producer of both lumber and OSB.