Completion of GCAM Joint Venture

13 April 2023 - 07:00

("Amaroq" or the "Corporation" or the "Company")

Completion of GCAM Joint Venture

TORONTO, ONTARIO -13 April, 2023 - Amaroq Minerals Ltd. (AIM, TSXV, NASDAQ First North: AMRQ), an independent mine development company with a substantial land package of gold and strategic mineral assets covering an area of 7,866.85 km2 in Southern Greenland, announces that, further to its announcement on 28 March 2023, all of the conditions for the release from escrow of the subscription and shareholders' agreement between the Company, Nalunaq A/S and GCAM LP (the "Subscription and Shareholders' Agreement") have been satisfied or waived.

As a result, the Subscription and Shareholders' Agreement will become effective, and completion will occur on or before 14 April 2023. At completion, GCAM LP will subscribe £18,000,000 and will be issued with 490,000 ordinary shares in the new joint venture company Gardaq A/S, representing 49% of the issued shares in Gardaq A/S, with Amaroq holding 51%. GCAM LP has already transferred the £18,000,000 subscription monies to Gardaq A/S, in anticipation of completion.

Through the joint venture company, Amaroq will focus on exploring for significant strategic minerals deposits in the Sava Copper Belt, Stendalen, Paatusoq and Kobberminebugt.

Eldur Olafsson, CEO of Amaroq, commented:

"I am delighted to confirm that all resolutions have been met and our Strategic Minerals Joint Venture transaction with GCAM has now closed, with approval from the Greenland government. This partnership is an exciting milestone for our strategic minerals venture, and we look forward to progressing our strategic mineral targets along with the exploration across our licence portfolio, with the aim of defining further non-precious strategic mineral assets."

2023 Strategic Minerals Exploration Programme

  • Sava Copper Belt:
    • With an additional rig, further scout drilling and target generation activities across the Iron-Oxide Copper Gold (IOCG) projects at Sava and North Sava guided by external international experts
    • Detailed airborne geophysical survey across the Kobberminebugt licence area
  • Stendalen: A detailed magnetotellurics geophysical survey, ahead of a deep stratigraphic drillhole to intersect known titanium and vanadium mineralisation as well as investigating potential nickel sulphide mineralisation
  • Saqqaa Dyke: Concentrated drilling to intersect a platinum group element hosting ultramafic dyke along strike from outcropping mineralisation
  • Paatusoq: Ground reconnaissance across the licence concentrating on previously identified targets to define areas of potential economic rare-earth element and niobium mineralisation


Amaroq Minerals Ltd.
Eldur Olafsson, Executive Director and CEO
+354 665 2003
[email protected]

Eddie Wyvill, Investor Relations
+44 (0)7713 126727
[email protected]

Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited (Nominated Adviser and Broker)
Callum Stewart
Varun Talwar
Simon Mensley
Ashton Clanfield
+44 (0) 20 7710 7600

Panmure Gordon (UK) Limited (Joint Broker)
John Prior
Hugh Rich
Dougie Mcleod
+44 (0) 20 7886 2500

SI Capital Limited (Joint Broker)
Nick Emerson
+44 (0) 1483 413500

Camarco (Financial PR)
Billy Clegg
Elfie Kent
Charlie Dingwall
+44 (0) 20 3757 4980

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About Amaroq Minerals

Amaroq Minerals' principal business objectives are the identification, acquisition, exploration, and development of gold and strategic metal properties in Greenland. The Company's principal asset is a 100% interest in the Nalunaq Project, an advanced exploration stage property with an exploitation license including the previously operating Nalunaq gold mine. The Corporation has a portfolio of gold and strategic metal assets covering 7,866.85km2, the largest mineral portfolio in Southern Greenland covering the two known gold belts in the region. Amaroq Minerals is incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations Act and wholly owns Nalunaq A/S, incorporated under the Greenland Public Companies Act.

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