Bulks & Specialty Metals Group

Company Profiles

Black Iron Inc.

Black Iron is a Canadian iron ore exploration and development company advancing its 100% owned Shymanivske Project located in Krivoy Rog, Ukraine, to production. This Shymanivske Project contains 345 million tonnes measured and indicated resources grading 32% iron and 469 million tonnes inferred resources grading 31% iron. The project is surrounded by five other operating mines including ArcelorMittal’s iron ore complex. Existing infrastructure, including access to power, rail and port facilities, allows for a quick development timeline to production.Black Iron also holds an exploration permit for the adjacent Zelenivske Project, which it intends to further explore to determine its potential.

( www.blackiron.com )

Mason Graphite

Mason Graphite is a Canadian mining company focused on the exploration and development of one of the highest grade graphite deposits in the world. Its 100% owned Lac Guéret graphite property is located in northeastern Québec near the city of Baie Comeau and currently hosts a NI 43-101 compliant Measured & Indicated mineral resource of 7.6 million tonnes grading 20.4% Cg (carbon as graphite). Tremendous exploration potential exists on the property with the current mineral resource representing only 17% of one of the well defined zones. By the end of 2015, the Company intends to have developed the Lac Guéret project into Canada’s highest grade graphite producer. Mason Graphite is led by Benoit Gascon, CA CMA, who has held 20 years of executive positions at Timcal (Imerys), which is currently the largest producer of graphite in the world.

( www.masongraphite.com )