MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - March 22, 2013) - The Board of Directors of Stella-Jones Inc. (TSX:SJ) is pleased to announce that a quarterly dividend of $0.20 per share, representing an increase of 25% over the previous quarterly dividend, has been declared on the outstanding common shares of the Corporation, payable on April 30, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 2, 2013. This dividend is designated to be an eligible dividend.

Contact Information:

Mr. Eric Vachon
Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
STELLA-JONES INC.
(514) 940-3903
www.stella-jones.com