Latin Resources Limited
Latin Resources Limited (ASX: LRS) is an Australian-based mineral exploration company with several mineral resource projects in Latin America and Australia.
The company is actively progressing its Copper Porphyry MT03 project in the Ilo region with its joint venture partner First Quantum Minerals Ltd. The Company has secured over 173,000 hectares of exploration concessions in the lithium pegmatite districts of Catamarca and San Luis Provinces, Argentina as well as a portfolio of lithium projects in Brazil.
The company is also progressing its Noombenberry Halloysite Project near Merredin, WA, and the Big Grey Silver-Lead Project in the Paterson region, WA.
Key points about Latin Resources
Major Joint Venture in progress with First Quantum Minerals (TSX: FM) on Peru copper project
Combined concessions of over 173,000 hectares - LRS largest pegmatite landholding in Argentina.
A Halloysite project located in Western Australia which presents a compelling opportunity as one of Australia’s few known occurrences of ultra-high-grade tubular Halloysite.
Catamarca drilling program proved high grade at depth.
Excellent Infrastructure -Close to main roads, power lines, rail roads, small cities and towns.
Mining friendly communities and active quarries provide advantages for exploration and mining companies.
LRS concessions strategically located in under-explored and unexplored ground throughout Argentina’s prime hard rock lithium districts.
The San Luis district has opportunity for short term production with a number of quartz and feldspar plants in the district and close to LRS concessions
LRS is spending significant time and geological resources investigating the lithium potential of Jequitinhonha valley region of Minas Gerais which hosts the Eastern Brazilian pegmatite province, home to Sigma Lithium and Companhia Brasileira de Lítio (CBL).