Metallic Minerals Corp. (TSX-V: MMG / OTCQB: MMNGF) is a growth stage exploration company focused on the acquisition and development of high-grade silver and gold projects within underexplored districts proven to produce top-tier assets. Our objective is to create value through a disciplined, systematic approach to exploration, reducing investment risk and maximizing probability of long-term success. The Company is led by a team with a track record of discovery and exploration success, including large scale development, permitting and project financing.
Our Keno Silver project is located in the historic Keno Hill Silver District of Canada's Yukon Territory, a region which has produced over 200 million ounces of silver and currently hosts one of the world’s highest-grade silver resources. On July 5, 2022, Hecla Mining Company (NYSE: HL) announced the acquisition of Metallic's adjacent neighbour and operator of the high-grade Keno Hill mines, Alexco Resource Corp. As the largest primary silver producer in the US and third-largest in the world, Hecla’s organizational strength, strong balance sheet and expertise in underground mining will allow for continued buildout of Keno Hill and will underpin value for significant investment in exploration across the district.
The Company’s La Plata silver-gold-copper project is located in the high-grade La Plata district of the prolific Colorado Mineral Belt. In a news release dated April 26, 2022, Metallic announced the inaugural NI 43-101 mineral resource estimate for the La Plata project, consisting of 985 million pounds of copper equivalent* within the central Allard copper-silver porphyry deposit.
We are also building a portfolio of gold royalties in the historic Klondike Gold District.