VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 21, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Conifex Timber Inc. (“Conifex”) (TSX: CFF) announced today that it has entered into an amended and restated secured revolving credit facility with Wells Fargo Capital Finance Corporation Canada. The amended and restated facility replaces Conifex's existing secured revolving credit facility with the same lender. The facility is in the principal amount of $25,000,000, is for a term of 3 years and remains substantially secured by Conifex’s lumber operation’s inventory, equipment and accounts receivable. The facility bears interest at CDOR or SOFR plus an applicable margin.
Conifex intends to utilize the facility for working capital, capital expenditures and other general corporate purposes.
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About Conifex Timber Inc.
Conifex and its subsidiaries' primary business currently includes timber harvesting, reforestation, forest management, sawmilling logs into lumber and wood chips, and value added lumber finishing and distribution. Conifex's lumber products are sold in the United States, Canadian and Japanese markets. Conifex also produces bioenergy at its power generation facility at Mackenzie, BC.
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