Western Areas’ Canadian interests consist of a 19.9% stake in TSX-V listed Mustang Minerals (TSXV:MUM).
Mustang Minerals is focused on exploration and development for nickel, copper and platinum group metals. The Company has two deposits in southeast Manitoba, Canada.
Western Areas has one of the five Mustang board seats, as well as providing technical and financial assistance. The Makwa nickel/copper mine held by Mustang in Manitoba is currently undergoing feasibility studies targeting production of 5ktpa of nickel in concentrate.
Mustang has also made a potentially significant palladium and platinum discovery near the Mayville copper/nickel deposit in Manitoba.
For further information, please visit Mustang at: www.mustangminerals.com