The Irish base metal ore field is one of the world’s best mineralized zinc provinces and is considered highly prospective for new zinc discoveries. In 2015, Ireland was the world’s 10th largest zinc producing nation with 230,000 tonnes produced.
Ireland is ranked number one for zinc per square kilometre in the world and number two for lead Home to the World-class Navan deposit (111 Mt @ 7.9% Zn & 1.9% Pb) with an in-situ metal value if discovered today of more than US$22 billion.
Stable fiscal and regulatory regime with excellent and cost-effective exploration service infrastructure Irish-Type zinc deposits are highly sought after by major mine developers due to Ireland’s mining regime, and high quality zinc concentrates
Seismic surveying and drilling focused exploration strategy to test proven basins below previously explored surface levels.