Southern Silver Exploration Corp. is a precious/base-metal exploration company focused on acquisition, exploration and responsible mining development in Durango, Mexico and New Mexico, USA.
In the Faja de Plata (The Belt of Silver) in north-central Mexico, 70 km by road from the city of Durango, exploration on the 345 sq. km, Cerro Las Minitas property by J/V partners, Electrum Global Holdings LP and Southern Silver (60/40 respectively), has led to identification and delineation of four mineral deposits (the Blind, the El Sol, the Las Victorias and Skarn Front).
Current 2019 Mineral Resources at a 175g/t AgEq cut-off equal(1) :
Indicated :134Mozs AgEq: 37.5Mozs Ag, 303Mlbs Pb, 897Mlbs Zn, 40Mlbs Cu
Inferred : 138Mozs AgEq: 45.7Mozs Ag, 253Mlbs Pb, 796Mlbs Zn,
76 Mlbs Cu.
Robert W.J. Macdonald, MSc., PGeo. – Vice President of Exploration
VP Exploration/ Manager for several public listed companies including Southern Silver Exploration Corp., Homestake Resource Corporation (formerly Bravo Gold Corp.), Valterra Resource Corporation, Duncastle Gold Corp. and Fortune River Gold Corporation. Mr. Macdonald has overseen exploration projects throughout North America including the discovery and delineation of the high-grade 1.2 million ounce Homestake Ridge Au-Ag deposit, British Columbia and is currently advancing Southern Silver’s 272Moz AgEq Cerro Las Minitas Ag-Pb-Zn project, Durango State, Mexico. Mr. Macdonald graduated with a B.Sc. (Hons) from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1990 and earned a MSc. from the University of British Columbia in 1999.
What is your rationale for attending 121 Mining Investment?
Potential Financing and updating progress on the Cerro Las Minitas project
What recent news would you like to highlight to investors attending?
2019 Resource Calculation – 272Mozs AgEq; Next milestone – +350Mozs AgEq
What are your key goals for the next 3, 6 and 12 months?
Continued preliminary development studies including advanced metallurgy
New targeting for resource expansion in 2019/20
Next resource milestone; + 350 Mozs AgEq
What do you see as the key risks and challenges facing your company at the moment and how are you overcoming these?
Fluctuating Market and commodity prices
In a sentence, what do you think makes your company such a compelling investment?
Excellent entry level to a major Ag/Zn/Pb project with a discovery cost of $0.07/oz AgEq; $0.005/lb ZnEq