VANCOUVER, Sept. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Westshore Terminals Investment Corporation (TSX: WTE) ("Westshore" or the "Corporation") announced today that a dividend of $0.16 per share will be paid on or before October 15, 2019 to shareholders of record on September 30, 2019, which is the same per share amount that was paid in Q1 and Q2 of 2019. The Q3 2019 dividend will be designated an "eligible dividend" for Canadian tax purposes.
For the eight months ended August 31, 2019, Westshore loaded 20.0 million tonnes, the same volume shipped for the same period in 2018 but at higher rates than 2018. Throughput volumes for 2019 are anticipated to be approximately 30.5 million tonnes, at handling rates higher than 2018.
The foregoing statements concerning anticipated throughput volumes and loading rates, and the levels of dividends are forward-looking statements that reflect the current expectations of the Corporation with respect to future events and performance. Forward-looking statements should not be read as guarantees of future performance or results, and will not necessarily be accurate indications of whether such performance or results will be achieved.
Forward-looking statements are based on information available at the time they are made, assumptions made by management, and management's good faith belief with respect to future events, and will be impacted by and are subject to the risks and uncertainties outlined in the Corporation's Annual Information Form that could cause actual performance or results to differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements, historical results or current expectations.
SOURCE Westshore Terminals Investment Corporation
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