Graphite Mine, Canada
High grade (Cg - 7.5%) low risk graphite project, minimal Capital costs requirements ($3M) and time frame to reach operational stage. The graphite property comprises two former producing mines, located in the highly prospective Central Metasedimentary Belt of the Grenville geological province, host to many active graphite projects. It is also on existing infrastructure very close proximity to major hubs like Ottawa and Montreal. Expected pre-tax payback is under 2 years, NPV at 6% $75M, IRR of 300% over a life of mine at 15 years.