Forsys Metals Corp
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Forsys Metals Corp

September 17, 2009 12:25 ET

Forsys Metals Corp. Added to the S&P/TSX Global Mining Index

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 17, 2009) - Forsys Metals Corp. ("Forsys" or the "Company")(TSX:FSY)(FRANKFURT:F2T)(NSX:FSY) is pleased to announce that Standard and Poor has added Forsys to the S&P/TSX Global Mining Index effective September 21, 2009.

The TSX listed companies in the S&P/TSX Global Mining Index comprise approximately 70% of the market capitalization for all companies listed on the TSX. Standard and Poor is a leading provider of financial market intelligence.

About Forsys Metals Corp.

Forsys Metals Corp., having BEE sponsorship, is an emerging uranium producer with 100% ownership in the fully permitted Valencia Uranium Project. With an expanding reserve base, production is expected to commence in 2011 with a 15 year life of mine. Current NI 43-101 compliant reserves at Valencia are 51.4 Mlbs U308 and current Measured and Indicated resources are 70 Mlbs U308 with a further 11 Mlbs Inferred U308. Additional infill drilling is currently underway and is designed to bring the Inferred category resources into the Indicated category so they can be incorporated into a future reserve update. The Company also has an extensive portfolio of uranium exploration projects totaling over 252,000 ha located in Namibia, Africa, a politically stable and mining friendly jurisdiction.

On Behalf of the Board of Directors of Forsys Metals Corp.

Duane Parnham, President and CEO

For further information visit our website at www.forsysmetals.com.

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