PolyMet Mining Corp. (TSX:POM) Investor Relations, Jenny Knudson, spoke to Resource Investing News at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Convention about the NorthMet copper-nickel-platinum-palladium project, which is in “the later stages of regulatory compliance”. The Company anticipates production in the middle of 2016. In 2013, the Company had a successful rights offering “that was a huge milestone for PolyMet”, says Ms. Knudson.


PolyMet Mining Corp. (www.polymetmining.com) is a publicly-traded mine development company that owns 100 percent of Poly Met Mining, Inc., a Minnesota corporation that controls 100 percent of the NorthMet copper-nickel-precious metals ore body through a long-term lease and owns 100 percent of the Erie Plant, a large processing facility located approximately six miles from the ore body in the established mining district of the Mesabi Range in northeastern Minnesota. Poly Met Mining, Inc. has completed its Definitive Feasibility Study and is seeking environmental and operating permits to enable it to commence production. The NorthMet project is expected to require approximately two million hours of construction labor, creating approximately 360 long-term jobs, a level of activity that will have a significant multiplier effect in the local economy.