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Dominion Citrus Income Fund Fiscal 2015 Report to Unitholders

189 Days ago

Fiscal year ended December 31, 2015 and December 31, 2014

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Mar 24, 2016) - Dominion Citrus Income Fund ("Fund") (TSX:DOM.UN) reports net earnings from continuing operations of $2,791,000 or $0.13 per unit for the year ended December 31, 2015 versus net earnings of $165,000 or $0.01 per unit for the previous year. The Fund had operating income of $287,000 in 2015 versus $1,480,000 in 2014. The Fund recognized gain on insurance recovery for an aggregate amount of $3,537,000 due to the fire in February 2015. Income tax expense of $505,000 and deferred tax expense of $408,000 in 2015 compared to income tax expense of $493,000 and deferred tax expense of $383,000 in 2014. Net earnings from discontinued operations was nil rounding to $0.00 per unit for the year ended December 31, 2015 versus a net earnings of $0.00 and rounding to $0.00 per unit for the year ended December 31, 2014.

The results for years ended December 31, 2015 and December 31, 2014 are summarized below (all figures in 000's except per unit results):

Years ended:
12/31/15 12/31/14
Revenue $69,510 $74,589
Net earnings from continued operations $2,791 $165
Per unit $0.13 $0.01
Net earnings from discontinued operations $0 $0
Per unit $0.00 $0.00
Net earnings $2,791 $165
Per unit $0.13 $0.01
Units outstanding (000's) 21,186 21,186

About Dominion Citrus Income Fund

The Fund is a publicly traded, unincorporated, open-ended limited purpose income trust. On January 1, 2006, all of the common shares of Dominion Citrus Limited ("DCL") were exchanged for trust units of the Fund. The trust units are listed on the TSX under the symbol DOM.UN.

About Dominion Citrus Limited

DCL is a diversified food company supplying fresh produce to a wide variety of customers in retail, foodservice and food distribution businesses. DCL provides procurement, processing, repacking, sorting, grading, warehousing and distribution services to its major domestic markets being Ontario and Québec. DCL also supplies products to customers in the United States.

The Fund's website may be accessed at www.dominioncitrus.com.

Paul Scarafile
President & CEO
Dominion Citrus Ltd.
416-242-8341 x 250