ECR Minerals plc (the “Company”) is a mineral exploration and development company incorporated in England & Wales. ECR’s wholly owned Australian subsidiary Mercator Gold Australia Pty Ltd has 100% ownership of the Avoca, Bailieston, Moormbool and Timor gold exploration licences in Central Victoria, Australia.

Exploration for gold in Victoria is ECR’s current focus. A map of the Victorian licences can be viewed here. For the latest updates, please see our regulatory announcements.

ECR has earned a 25% interest in the Danglay epithermal gold project, an advanced exploration project located in a prolific gold and copper mining district in the north of the Philippines. An NI43-101 technical report was completed in respect of the Danglay project in December 2015.

ECR’s wholly owned Argentine subsidiary Ochre Mining has 100% ownership of the SLM gold project in La Rioja, Argentina. Exploration at SLM has focused on identifying small tonnage mesothermal gold deposits which may be suitable for relatively near-term production.

ECR shares are listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange with the symbol ECR.

ECR MINERALS plc
(“ECR Minerals”, “ECR” or the “Company”)

AIM: ECR
US OTC: MTGDY

London: 27 June 2014 - ECR Minerals plc is pleased to provide its unaudited interim results for the six months to 31 March 2014 along with the following update on its activities.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Exploration underway at Itogon gold project in Philippines and SLM gold project in Argentina; positive results obtained from first phase drilling at Itogon and second phase being planned
  • Potential new projects being selectively reviewed, with emphasis on projects that could complement ECR’s existing strengths 
  • Progress being made towards release of Mercator Gold Australia from administration

 

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