Bacanora Minerals Ltd (LON:BCN) are the topic of conversation when Nick Chalmers Director of Metals and Mining at Zeus Capital talks to DirectorsTalk. Nick explains why they have initiated coverage on thye company, whats driving demand growth, how other companies would fair, commercially producing from deposits, long term earning forecasts for the company, Bacanora’s market valuation versus its peers and important upcoming catalysts.
Bacanora Minerals Ltd is a Canadian and London listed minerals explorer (TSX-V: BCN and LON: BCN). The Company explores and develops industrial mineral projects, with a primary focus on lithium. The Sonora Lithium Project, which consists of ten mining concession areas covering approximately 100 thousand hectares in the northeast of Sonora State. The Company, through drilling and exploration work to date, has established an Indicated Mineral Resource (in accordance with National Instrument 43-101 – Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects (“NI 43-101”)) of 4.5 million tonnes (lithium carbonate equivalent) and 2.7 million tonnes Inferred. A Pre-Feasibility Study completed in Q1 2016 demonstrated the positive economics associated with becoming a 35,000 tpa lithium carbonate and 50,000 tpa SOP producer in Mexico. The Company is led by a team with lithium expertise which have proven mine development, construction and operational experience.