MiningNewsBreaks – Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX: EXN) (NYSE American: EXN) (FRA: E4X2) Releases Results from Underground Drilling at Platosa Project

Company: Excellon Resources Inc. (EXN)
Category: News

Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX: EXN) (NYSE American: EXN) (FRA: E4X2) has reported that it is drilling 1,828 g/t silver equivalent over more than five meters at its Platosa Mine in Durango, Mexico. Additional highlights of the report include 2,368 g/t AgEq over 1.6 meters in EX21UG597 and 1,481 g/t AgEq over 2.5 meters in EX21UG601. In addition, the company noted that the drilling results from underground continue to define mineralization in areas ahead of production at the 623, NE-1 and NE-1S Mantos as well as outside of the current mine plan. The drilling into the 623 and NE-1 Mantos specifically improve understanding and confidence, company officials observed, and extend mineralization in these areas. Excellon will continue to test target areas ahead of production. The company also noted that its drill core samples are prepared and assayed by SGS Minerals Services in Durango, Mexico. “Drilling at Platosa continues to define high-grade mineralization ahead of production,” said Excellon senior vice president of geology and corporate development Ben Pullinger in the press release. “Additionally drilling into areas previously defined by historical surface holes is upgrading our confidence in the grade and tenor of mineralization and expanding the mineralized envelope around 623 and NE-1.”

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About Excellon Resources Inc.

Excellon Resources has a vision to create wealth by realizing strategic opportunities through discipline and innovation for the benefit of its employees, communities and shareholders. The company is advancing a precious metals growth pipeline that includes the following: Platosa, Mexico’s highest-grade silver mine since production commenced in 2005; Kilgore, a high-quality gold development project in Idaho with strong economics and significant growth and discovery potential; and an option on Silver City, a high-grade epithermal silver district in Saxony, Germany, with 750 years of mining history and no modern exploration. The company also aims to continue capitalizing on current market conditions by acquiring undervalued projects. For more information about the company, please visit

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