Currently, permitting for the next round of exploration drilling is ongoing.
Specific to the 2012 drill results received to date as well as mapping, prospecting and geophysical surveying have further confirmed graphite mineralization at surface.
The company aims to resume full production when ordinary course re-opening permits are received.
The 2012 drill program was designed to test the presence of gold mineralization indicated by anomalous samples in soil and trenches.
Monte Branco represents a completely new center of strong, concentrated sulphide mineralization.