The Mining sector includes emerging companies engaged in mineral exploration and development, the backbone of Canada's natural resource industry.
Inspiration Mining Corp. is an exploration company with its major asset being its 100% owned Langmuir mineral lease. That property, which lies 25 km comprised of 69 mining claims covering 1121 hectares in the Langmuir Township, Ontario, has recently been converted into a full mining lease. It hosts the past nickel producing mines of Langmuir No. 1 and 2. The Company also owns the Desrosier Property which is an exploratory property targeting moly and rare earths, lies primarily in Desrosier township, the Cleaver Property lying in Cleaver and Fallow Townships, south of Timmins, and the recently acquired Carscallin Property which lies west of Timmins in the proximity of the presently operating Lakeshore gold mine.
International Battery Metals Ltd. is a Vancouver-based exploration company focused on the exploration and development of natural resource projects targeting metals used in the manufacturing of traditional and innovative batteries.
Irving Resources Inc. (Irving) is a Canadian-based mineral exploration company with interests in Japan and Africa. In 2016, Irving incorporated a wholly-owned subsidiary in Japan named, Irving Resources Japan GK which enables Irving to acquire and hold exploration and mining projects in Japan. Irving is focused on identifying high-silica, high-grade epithermal vein mineralization that could potentially be suitable for use as smelter flux in the operating base metals smelters across Japan. In addition, Irving holds Project Venture Agreements with the Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) for the joint exploration programs in Malawi, the United Republic of Tanzania and the Republic of Madagascar.
KWG is an exploration stage company that is participating in the discovery, delineation and development of chromite deposits in the James Bay Lowlands of Northern Ontario, including 1,024 hectares covered by four unpatented mining claims approximately 280km north of Nakina, Ontario, which contains the Black Horse chromite deposit (the “Koper Lake Project”) and 1,241 hectares covered by seven unpatented mining claims approximately 280km north of Nakina, Ontario, which contains the Big Daddy chromite deposit (the “Big Daddy Project”). The Corporation has the right to acquire: (i) up to an 80% interest in respect of chromite contained in the Koper Lake Project; and (ii) up to a 20% interest in respect of the non-chromite minerals contained in the Koper Lake Project. The Corporation also has a 30% interest in the Big Daddy Project. Through the Corporation’s subsidiary, Canada Chrome Corporation (“CCC”), KWG has also staked mining claims in Northern Ontario with a view to the development and construction of a proposed railway from Nakina, Ontario to the Koper Lake Project and the Big Daddy Project as well as exploring for, delineating and developing aggregate and other minerals.
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La Imperial is a Canadian-based gold, silver and industrial metal exploration company, with a 70% interest in 132 square kilometers 51 sq.mi.) of mineral concessions in the Sierra Madre Occidental Gold & Silver Belt of northern Mexico, located in the State of Chihuahua. The Company's objective is to aggressively explore and develop the current mineral claims and acquire additional prospective properties.