Press release in Stockholm 28.3.2019, 08.45 o'clock.
Silver Mine concentrate production has now begun. The goal is to mill 330,000 - 350,000 tonnes of ore in 2019 and to increase the enrichment capacity to 450,000 tonnes per year by 2020.
Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipilä visited the opening ceremony. He gave an interesting and encouraging speech while celebrating the start of the concentrate production at the Silver Mine.
On-site there were more than 240 guests and Sotkamo Silver's friends on site. In addition to the party speeches and the opening ceremony by the existing concentrator plant and the mining area, it was mingled with the guests. During the evening, it was celebrated with dancing and music at the Naapurinvaara Amusement Park together with more than 200 local citizens.
We have an open house on June 5th, 2019, when residents of the area, shareholders and other interested parties are welcome to visit the Silver Mine.
March 28, 2019
Timo Lindborg, CEO
Timo Lindborg, CEO of Sotkamo Silver AB, tel. +358 40 508 3507
This information is information that Sotkamo Silver AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the Securities Markets Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact persons set out above, on 28th March 2019, at 8.45 CET.
ABOUT SOTKAMO SILVER AB
Sotkamo Silver AB´s business concept is to exploit mineral deposits in the Nordic countries with positive social and environmental benefits. Sotkamo Silver owns mineral deposits, which contain silver and gold in Finland as well as zinc and gold in Norway. The Company’s main development project is the Silver Mine project in the municipality of Sotkamo.
Sotkamo Silver applies SveMin’s & FinnMin’s respective rules of reporting for public mining & exploration companies. Sotkamo Silver has chosen to report mineral resources and ore reserves according to the internationally accepted JORC or NI 43-101 code. The company applies International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as approved by the European Union.
Legal Entity Identifier (LEI): 213800R2TQW1OZGYDX93
The ticker symbol is SOSI in NGM Equity in Stockholm and SOSI1 in NASDAQ Helsinki.
ISIN-code for Sotkamo Silver shares is SE0001057910.
Read more about Sotkamo Silver on www.silver.fi
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