Adex Mining Inc.
TSX VENTURE : ADE

Adex Mining Inc.

October 15, 2007 09:00 ET

Adex Mining Signs Drilling Contract for Mount Pleasant

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2007) - Adex Mining Inc. ("Adex" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:ADE) is pleased to announce the signing of a drilling contract (the "Agreement") with Lantech Drilling Services Inc. to advance development at its wholly owned Mount Pleasant Mine Property ("Mount Pleasant" or "the Property"). The drilling program is scheduled to include a minimum of 5,000 metres of drilling at the Firetower, North and Deep Tin zones of Mount Pleasant, and will target highly promising tungsten-molybdenum and tin-indium-zinc mineralization.

"The execution of a drilling services contract with Lantech is a significant milestone for Adex as we advance the development of the Mount Pleasant project," said Kabir Ahmed, President and CEO of Adex. "We are pleased to be moving quickly to increase the exploration potential and upgrade the quality of the resource estimates at the Property."

Active preparations for the drilling program are currently underway. Adex is in the process of identifying and staking drill targets, upgrading access roads for the transportation of the drill rig and assaying historical core samples. Under the terms of the Agreement, drilling is expected to commence in March 2008. (A full description of the planned drilling program can be found in the Company's press release dated September 25, 2007.)

The Agreement was entered into by Lantech Drilling Services Inc. and Adex Mining Inc.'s wholly owned subsidiary, Adex Minerals Corp. Lantech is a Canadian corporation registered in the provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Ontario and Quebec, operating from its head office located in Dieppe, New Brunswick. Lantech has worked successfully for mining interests both domestically and internationally and brings a high level of experience to the Mount Pleasant project.

ABOUT ADEX:

Adex Mining Inc. is a Canadian junior mining company with an experienced and highly technical management team. The Company is focused on developing its flagship Mount Pleasant Mine property, a multi-metal project that is host to highly promising tungsten-molybdenum and tin-indium-zinc mineralization. Located in Charlotte County, New Brunswick, Mount Pleasant is situated 80 kilometres south of Fredericton, the provincial capital, and is 65 kilometres from the United States border. Adex's common shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the stock symbol "ADE."

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS

Certain statements in this press release may constitute "forward-looking" statements which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause actual results, performance or achievements of Adex, its subsidiary or the industry in which they operate to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. When used in this press release, the words "estimate", "believe", "anticipate", "intend", "expect", "plan", "may", "should", "will", the negative thereof or other variations thereon or comparable terminology are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such statements reflect the current expectations of the management of Adex with respect to future events based on currently available information and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results, performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by those forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties are detailed from time to time, including, without limitation, under the heading "Risk Factors", in reports filed by Adex with the Alberta, British Columbia and Ontario Securities Commissions which are available at www.sedar.com and to which readers of this press release are referred for additional information concerning Adex, its prospects and the risks and uncertainties relating to Adex and its prospects. New risk factors may arise from time to time and it is not possible for management to predict all of those risk factors or the extent to which any factor or combination of factors may cause actual results, performance and achievements of Adex to be materially different from those contained in forward-looking statements. Although the forward-looking statements contained in this press release are based upon what management believes to be reasonable assumptions, Adex cannot assure investors that actual results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. Given these risks and uncertainties, investors should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements as a prediction of actual results.

The forward-looking information contained in this press release is current only as of the date of the press release. Adex does not undertake or assume any obligation to release publicly any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

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