Sunridge Gold CEO talk merits of “undervalued” Eritrea project at Subscriber Investment Summit
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 [proactiveinvestors.com]
At the recent Subscriber Investment Summit in Vancouver, Sunridge Gold CEO Michael Hopley discussed the progress of the company’s Asmara project to a sold-out room, recently closing an oversubscribed financing of $5.75 million to fund further development. Talks with potential debt lenders have also begun and an environmental assessment is due for completion this month. The project, which has a mine life of more than 15 years, is pegged to produce a total of more than 841 million pounds of copper and 1.87 billion pounds of zinc, as well as gold and silver.
Sunridge Gold Corp. (SGC-TSX-V)Â is an exploration and development company that completed a positive feasibility study for the high grade Debarwa copper, gold and zinc deposit on May 14, 2012 and a positive pre-feasibility study on all four deposits of the Asmara Project, Emba Derho, Adi Nefas, Debarwa and Gupo Gold on May 2, 2012 showing a Base Case NPV of $555 million and IRR of 27% (10% discount rate).