Buckeye Technologies Inc.

Memphis, Tennessee, USA, 08 January 2009 -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Buckeye Technologies Inc. (NYSE:BKI) has scheduled a conference call for 27 January 2009, at 10:00 a.m. Central Time to discuss second quarter fiscal 2009 results.

All interested parties are invited to listen to the call live or tape delayed via the Web site (www.streetevents.com) or via the company's Web site (www.bkitech.com). Supplemental material for this call will be available on these Web sites, on which the replay will be archived through 20 February 2009.

In addition, persons interested in listening by telephone may dial in at (877) 795-3635 within the United States. International callers should dial (719) 325-4773. Participants should call no later than 9:50 a.m. Central Time.

To listen to the telephone replay of the call, dial (888) 203-1112 or (719) 457-0820. The passcode is 7054791. This replay will be available until midnight 09 February 2009.