ARES Strategic Mining is a mining company that owns the only permitted fluorspar mine in the US and is focused on returning fluorspar manufacturing to North America.
To be the leading fluorspar mining company in North America.
Return fluorspar manufacturing to North America.
In 2023, Fluorspar remains the only non-metallic Critical Mineral 100% imported into the US, with the majority of fluorspar imported from Mexico. The US fluorspar supply chain is so strained, that the US Government deems the mineral as "critical to U.S. national security and the economy".
Discover what ARES Strategic Mining is doing to turn that around.
ARES Strategic Mining owns the only permitted fluorspar mine in the US - the Lost Sheep Mine in western Utah. The company holds 100% interest in the mine, which consists of 353 claims and covers an area of approximately 5,982 acres.
As a publicly traded company, we are committed to the exploration, production, and supply of fluorspar, and to our shareholders.
ARES is a well supported company and financially backed by the US Government. ARES also has strategic partnerships with major international fluorspar producers, giving the company access to technology, proceedings information, market information, and engineering expertise.
We are an innovative company, already in possession of plants, industrial land, infrastructure, buildings, transport, and top personnel. We represent a rare occurrence of a company with no domestic competition, within its industrial space.
Our team is a highly technical and synergetic group, with decades of experience in delivering expert company management, quality industrial products and excellent shareholder value. Our key team members are as follows:
Fluorspar project identified
Company stakes entire district
ARES created, purchases permitted Lost Sheep Fluorspar Mine
ARES lists on the TSXV
ARES enters strategic partnership with the Mujim Group
ARES commences drilling
ARES uplists to OTC
ARES commences second drilling program
Claims expanded and Spor Mountain project becomes district scale
ARES completes flotation plant design
Metallurgical work completes
ARES purchases lumps metallurgical plant
ARES completes geophysics across Spor Mountain
ARES moves to CSE from TSXV
ARES completes mine plan
ARES completes large scale mapping exercise of Spor Mountain
ARES purchases structural steel for construction
Steel and equipment arrive in Utah
ARES completes geophysical work on project
ARES receives unconditional loan commitment from Federal Government
ARES awarded $10M USD manufacturing bond
ARES closes USDA Loan
ARES closes USDA Loan
ARES completes purchase of 48 acre industrial estate, and completes rail spur construction
ARES delivers its plant and steel to new industrial site
ARES completes tailings dam concept work and purchases further manufacturing equipment for lumps operation
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