Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines Limited
TSX : CLM

Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines Limited

August 06, 2008 08:00 ET

Consolidated Thompson to Hold Conference Call on Rail Transportation Contract and Provide Update to Shareholders

CALL DATE: WED, AUGUST 6TH, 2008 AT 10:00 AM EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 6, 2008) - Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines Ltd. (TSX:CLM) ("Consolidated Thompson", "CLM" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday August 6, 2008 at 10:00 AM, Eastern Standard Time (EST) to update investors on its recent rail transportation contract with Quebec North Shore & Labrador Railway Company.

Chairing the call will be Bruce Humphrey, Chairman, and Richard Quesnel, President & Chief Executive Officer. Also participating in the call will be Brad Boland, Chief Financial Officer, and Stan Bharti, Director.



Conference Call Details:

Date: Wednesday, August 6th
Time: 10:00 AM EST
Local Callers: 416-695-9753
North American Callers: 1-866-542-4270
International Callers: +1-416-695-9753


An archive recording of this call will be available following its completion under the Investor Relations section of the Consolidated Thompson website: www.consolidatedthompson.com.

About Consolidated Thompson

Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines Limited is a Canadian corporation that is devoted to exploring, developing and mining mineral deposits. The Company has approximately 119.0 million shares outstanding, and trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "CLM". For more information, visit www.consolidatedthompson.com.

For Further Information or to obtain a copy of the applicable securities report filed in connection with the matters set forth above, please contact:



Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines Limited
Richard Quesnel
514-249-6320
rquesnel@consolidatedthompson.com
www.consolidatedthompson.com


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