/C O R R E C T I O N from Source -- Resolute Forest Products Inc./

      /C O R R E C T I O N from Source -- Resolute Forest Products Inc./

PR Newswire

MONTREAL, May 16, 2013

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Resolute Stockholders Vote in Favor of Each Proposal at Annual Meeting

MONTREAL, May 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE:
RFP) (TSX: RFP) today held its annual general meeting of stockholders in
Thunder Bay, Ontario. A total of 80,769,771 common shares, or 85.2% of the
outstanding shares, were voted at the meeting. Shareholders voted in favor of
each proposal, including the election of each director nominee, by a
substantial majority:

Nominees               For     For % Withheld  Withheld %  Non-Vote
Michel P. Desbiens  60,655,614 99.6   219,687     0.4     19,894,470
Jennifer C. Dolan   60,662,726 99.6   212,575     0.4     19,894,470
Richard D. Falconer 60,660,573 99.6   214,728     0.4     19,894,470
Richard Garneau     60,658,332 99.6   216,969     0.4     19,894,470
Jeffrey A. Hearn    60,662,983 99.6   212,318     0.4     19,894,470
Bradley P. Martin   58,633,933 96.3  2,241,368    3.7     19,894,470
Alain Rhéaume       60,664,506 99.6   210,795     0.4     19,894,470
Michael Rousseau    60,662,576 99.6   212,725     0.4     19,894,470
David H. Wilkins    60,663,352 99.6   211,949     0.4     19,894,470

The other proposals on which stockholders voted favorably included:

  *The ratification of the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the
    Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the 2013
    fiscal year.
  *An advisory vote to approve compensation of the Company's named executive
    officers, as disclosed in the proxy statement.

About Resolute Forest Products

Resolute Forest Products is  a global leader in  the forest products  industry 
with a diverse  range of  products, including  newsprint, commercial  printing 
papers, market pulp and  wood products. The Company  owns or operates over  40 
pulp and paper mills and wood products facilities in the United States, Canada
and South Korea, and power generation assets in Canada. Marketing its products
in close  to 90  countries, Resolute  has third-party  certified 100%  of  its 
managed  woodlands  to  at  least  one  of  three   internationally-recognized 
sustainable forest management standards, including 65% certified to the Forest
Stewardship  Council^®  (FSC^®)  standards.  The  shares  of  Resolute  Forest 
Products trade under the stock symbol RFP on both the New York Stock  Exchange 
and the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Resolute and  other member  companies of  the Forest  Products Association  of 
Canada, as well as  a number of environmental  organizations, are partners  in 
the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement. The group works to identify solutions to
conservation issues that meet the goal of balancing equally the three  pillars 
of sustainability  linked  to  human activities:  environmental,  social  and 
economic. Resolute  is also  a member  of the  World Wildlife  Fund's  Climate 
Savers program, in which businesses establish ambitious targets to voluntarily
reduce greenhouse gas emissions and work aggressively toward achieving them.

SOURCE Resolute Forest Products Inc.



Rémi G. Lalonde
Vice President, Investor Relations
514 394-2345

Media and Others
Seth Kursman
Vice President, Corporate Communications,
Sustainability and Government Affairs
514 394-2398
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