Ashburton Minerals (ATN)

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Ashburton Minerals (ATN) is a resources company principally engaged in the exploration of gold and nickel. The Company has its tenements located mainly in Australia and Brazil. Its core projects are in Pocone and Crixas, Brazil with Ashburton Project located in Western Australia. During the fiscal 2007, the Company had been mainly involved in the investment and exploration of advanced and potential mineral projects chiefly located in Brazil. Ashburton listed on the ASX on April 19, 1994. The Company also trades on the Frankfurt, Munich, Berlin and Stuttgart Stock Exchanges in Germany. Ashburton also operates in Australia and it has Mt Webb copper-gold project in Western Australia and several other interests in Western Australia and New South Wales. The Company carries out its Brazilian activities through its wholly owned subsidiary, Trans Pacific Gold Pty Ltd (TPG) and its Brazilian subsidiary, Trans Pacific Gold Mineracao Ltda (TPGM). ATN's principal focus in fiscal 2007 was the exploration of gold within the Cuiaba Gold Project in the state of Mato Grosso in central Brazil.

Ashburton Minerals' projects in Brazil and Australia are prospective for huge economic deposits to produce large long-term returns to shareholders. The Company’s team consists of experienced and skilled geologists which gives it a strong technical and scientific advantage in discovering prospective projects and accomplishing successful exploration strategies.

Ashburton Minerals History

Ashburton Minerals (ATN) listed on the Australian Stock Exchange on 19 April 1994. The Company’s shares are also traded on the stock exchanges in Germany. In 2005, the ATN took a decision to sell its subsidiary, Wirralie Mines (the owner of the Drummond Basin Project), in favour of focusing its attention on the projects located in Brazil.

Ashburton Minerals (ATN) Products and Services

  • Gold
  • Nickel
  • Base Metals

Ashburton Minerals Competitors

  • Aquila Resources (AQA)
  • Arafura Resources (ARU)
  • Ausquest Limited

Ashburton Minerals (ATN) Locations and Subsidiaries

Ashburton Minerals Head Office
310 Newcastle St
Perth WA 6000
Phone: (08) 9225 9000
Fax: (08) 9225 9001

Ashburton Minerals Subsidiaries

Ashburton Gold Mines NL
Trans Pacific Gold Pty Ltd

Other Ashburton Minerals Details

Ashburton Minerals Year Established: 1979
ACN: 008 894 442
D-U-N-S: 758078240
ABN: 99008894442
Previous Company Names: Ashburton Minerals NL; Zephyr Minerals NL

Ashburton Minerals (ATN) Share Price

Submitted by ASX Listed Company on 15 September, 2008 - 02:47

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