SOURCE: U.S. Precious Metals, Inc.

June 21, 2010 09:57 ET

USPR Additional Update on Closing of Investment

LAKE MARY, FL--(Marketwire - June 21, 2010) -  U.S. Precious Metals (OTCBB: USPR) today announced that the closing date for the previously reported investment by SAK Arabia, LLC has been extended. The extension relates to a report from SAK Arabia that the completion of the transfer of funds has been temporarily delayed due to international banking regulations. SAK Arabia has reiterated its commitment to the transaction and Michael Jack Kugler, CEO of U.S. Precious Metals expressed his optimism that the transaction will close in the near future. "We are very pleased about this transaction and are looking forward to the completion of the investment as well as the prospect of working with SAK Arabia and its experienced investment team after the transaction has closed."

About U.S. Precious Metals, Inc.:
USPR is a mineral exploration company headquartered in Lake Mary, Florida and operating in Mexico through its Mexican subsidiary, U.S. Precious Metals de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. USPR owns significant exploration and exploitation rights to approximately 37,000 acres of land in Michoacan, Mexico. USPR's common stock is quoted on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol "USPR."

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Contact Information

    U.S. Precious Metals, Inc.
    M. Jack Kugler, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
    (407) 566-9310