Pershimco Announces NI 43-101 Resource Estimate; Shares Down 10% Mid-Morning
Pershimco Resources Inc. (PRO.V) today reported the completion of its National Instrument ( NI ) 43-101 2012 Mineral Resource Estimate Update at its 15,000 Ha 100% owned Cerro Quema Property, Panama.
The Cerro Quema Property hosts the La Pava, Quema Quemita and La Mesita Zones.
Highlights from the updated Mineral Resource:
- All resources reported are within an optimized pit shell;
- Indicated oxide gold mineral resources increase from 256,000 to 513,100 Au Oz's;
- Indicated oxide and sulphide resources total 570,100 Au Oz's increasing by 123%;
-Inferred resources total 167,800 AuEq(10) Oz's;
-Previous mineral resource calculation (2010) gives a gold discovery rate of 14.7 Oz's per meter drilled;
-Gold discovery rate has increased to 17.5 Oz's per meter drilled;
-The recently drilled 9,020 meters is not included in this mineral resource estimate but will be included in the next resource estimate; and
Four drill rigs are still expanding the two targets : LaPava and Quemita-Quemita.
More than 180,000 shares have been traded so far.