Americas Petrogas Inc.
TSX VENTURE : BOE

Americas Petrogas Inc.

January 11, 2011 02:24 ET

Americas Petrogas to Present at Mackie Research Capital Conference

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan. 11, 2011) - Americas Petrogas Inc. (TSX VENTURE:BOE) is pleased to announce that Barclay Hambrook, President and CEO, will present at Mackie Research Capital's conference, "International Oil and Gas – The Next Generation", to be held in Toronto, Ontario on January 11, 2011.

The conference will showcase a number of emerging, Canadian-listed, internationally-focused oil & gas companies, including Americas Petrogas, among others.

About Americas Petrogas Inc.

Americas Petrogas Inc. is a Canadian company whose shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "BOE". Americas Petrogas has oil and gas interests in 16 blocks involving exploration, development and production. API has proven conventional oil and gas reserves, as well as evolving unconventional resource plays including shale gas, shale oil, and tight sand oil and gas in Argentina's prolific Neuquen basin. For more information about Americas Petrogas, please visit www.americaspetrogas.com.

About GrowMax Agri Corp.

GrowMax Agri Corp., a subsidiary of Americas Petrogas Inc., is developing a surface potash (KCl or Muriate of Potash) brine reservoir and evaporite deposit at Bayovar in the Sechura Desert of Northwest Peru. Additional mineral potential includes Phosphate, Bromine and others. The Bayovar area has gained recent attention through CVRD Vale's recent start-up of a 4 million tonne per year phosphate surface mine located just south of GrowMax's 202,000 acre concession. GrowMax plans to commence exploration for phosphate in early 2011. Management, along with its partner/investor IFFCO, intends to build GrowMax into a potash and specialty fertilizers company. For more information about GrowMax Agri Corp., please visit www.growmaxagricorp.com.

About Mackie Research Capital Corporation

Mackie Research Capital is one of Canada's largest independent full service investment firms, and traces its roots back to 1921. It is privately owned by many of its 350 employees. As a fully integrated national investment dealer, it offers a full complement of capital markets and wealth management services to private clients, institutions and growth companies.

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