Amerigo Resources Ltd.

Amerigo Resources Ltd.

March 11, 2010 17:42 ET

Amerigo's Chilean Operations Unharmed by Aftershocks

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 11, 2010) - Amerigo Resources Ltd. ("Amerigo" or the "Company") (TSX:ARG) announced today that operations at Minera Valle Central ("MVC"), the Company's Chilean subsidiary, were not affected by the several aftershocks which took place in Chile earlier today. All MVC staff are safe and accounted for and MVC remains in full production.

Amerigo Resources Ltd. is a Canadian junior company producing copper and molybdenum from its MVC operations near Santiago, Chile.

Statements contained in this news release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from estimated results. Such risks and uncertainties are detailed in the Company's filings with the TSX and on SEDAR. Forward-looking statements are based on the beliefs, estimates and opinions of the Company's management on the date the statements are made. The Company undertakes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements if management's beliefs, estimates or opinions, or other factors, should change.

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Contact Information

  • Amerigo Resources Ltd.
    Dr. Klaus Zeitler
    (604) 218-7013
    Amerigo Resources Ltd.
    (604) 681-2802
    (604) 682-2802 (FAX)