Mercer International Inc. to Present at Upcoming Jefferies 2015 Industrials Conference

NEW YORK, July 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq:MERC) (TSX:MRI.U) today announced that Senior Vice President Finance, CFO and Secretary David Ure will be presenting at the following upcoming conference:

Jefferies 2015 Industrials Conference

August 10–13, 2015

Presentation at 1:00 PM, Thursday August 13

A copy of the presentation will be posted in the "Investors Presentations" section on the Company's web site ( on the morning of the event.

Mercer International Inc. is a global pulp manufacturing company. To obtain further information on the company, please visit its web site at

The preceding includes forward-looking statements which involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties which may cause our actual results in future periods to differ materially from forecasted results. Among those factors which could cause actual results to differ materially are the following: the continuing effects of the recent economic and financial turmoil, the highly cyclical nature of our business, raw material costs, our level of indebtedness, competition, foreign exchange and interest rate fluctuations, our use of derivatives, expenditures for capital projects, environmental regulation and compliance, disruptions to our production, market conditions and other risk factors listed from time to time in our SEC reports.

CONTACT: APPROVED BY: David M. Gandossi, FCPA, FCA Chief Executive Officer and President (604) 684-1099 David K. Ure, CPA, CGA Senior Vice President Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary (604) 684-1099

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