"We are so pleased to be back in production and that will we will be shipping tungsten concentrate to customers this month (October),” said Stephen Leahy, CEO. "The recent price rise of tungsten to US$265/$268/metric tonne unit Ammonium Paratungstate is a further testament to the continued strong demand and very slim supply."

North American Tungsten Corporation Ltd is the 100% owner of the CanTung Mine and the MacTung development project in Canada. It is one of the largest producers of tungsten concentrates in the western world. MacTung is one of the world's largest undeveloped high grade tungsten-skarn deposits.