World Mining Services Ltd

August 11, 2009 02:00 ET

Afri-Pal Signs Distribution Deal

                                                                                                    11 AUG 2009
                                           World Mining Services Ltd
                                                 (PLUS: WMSP)

World  Mining  Services Limited ("WMS" or "the Company"), the Isle of Man based resource sector technology  and
service's  company  is  pleased to announce that its 78% owned subsidiary Afri-Pal ( has signed
an agreement with PKN Orlen ("Orlen") to distribute two of the Company's products in their stores.

Afri-Pal  will  start with 99 locations in Poland on a trial basis that  is set to start on 17  August  09  and
continue through to December.  Orlen will monitor the sales of the products and if it meets the minimum targets
set, they will begin a roll out to other locations in Poland.

PKN  Orlen  fuel  stations  form the largest retail network in Poland, with over  3,500  owned  and  associated
locations,  is one of the largest in Central Europe. Chairman Jeff Michel commented, "This is a very  big  step
forward  in  the growth of Afri-Pal. Having the opportunity to work with a world leader like PKN  Orlen,  is  a
fantastic  opportunity.  Orlen carefully scrutinized the quality and tested our briquettes  before  making  the
decision to place our products in their locations. This lends terrific credibility and awareness to the product
line and speaks favourably to the strength of our management team in Poland."

The Directors of the issuer accept responsibility for this announcement.

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WMS                                                     Tel: 0207.669.4479
Jeff Michel

Rivington Street Corporate Finance Ltd.                 Tel: 0207.562.3389
Leo Godsall              Eran Zucker  

About PKN Orlen Group:

PKN  Orlen Group  ("Orlen") is Poland's and Central Europe's largest publicly traded firm with major operations
in  Poland, Czech Republic, Germany, and the Baltic States. In 2009, it was ranked in the Fortune Global 500 as
the world's 31st largest oil company and the world's 249th largest company.  Orlen was the only  Polish company
ranked by Fortune. Orlen employs over 24,000 people in four countries.

As  the leader in the highly competitive fuel market in Poland, the Orlen operates a  customer loyalty program,
Vitay, with nearly half of all of Poland's 10 million drivers enrolled in the program
PKN  Orlen  fuel  stations form the largest retail network in Poland and one of the largest in Central  Europe.
Orlen offers fuels and non-fuel products of the highest quality.
Sales  in Poland currently are achieved at 1,803 fuel stations operating under two main brand names: ORLEN  and
BLISKA.  PKN  Orlen operates 509 fuel stations in Germany, 334 petrol stations in the Czech retail fuel  market
via Benzina and 35 stations in Lithuania.

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