Baja Mining Corp.

Baja Mining Corp.

March 12, 2014 18:50 ET

Baja Mining Reports TSX Venture Exchange Listing Approved and Extension to MMB Standstill Agreement With Lenders

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - March 12, 2014) - Baja Mining Corp. (the "Company" or "Baja") (TSX:BAJ)(OTCQB:BAJFF) is pleased to announce that its common shares (the "Shares") have been approved for listing on the TSX Venture Exchange. The Shares will be delisted from the Toronto Stock Exchange at the close of business on Friday, March 14, 2014 and commence trading on the TSX Venture Exchange at the open of business on Monday, March 17, 2014 under the symbol BAJ.

"We are pleased to have been able to transition trading of our shares to the TSX Venture Exchange without interruption of trading for shareholders," commented Tom Ogryzlo, Interim CEO of the Company.

In addition, Baja announces that it has been informed by Minera y Metalúrgica del Boleo, S.A.P.I. de C.V. ("MMB") that a standstill agreement extension with the 2010 Project Financing lenders has been executed covering the period until the earlier of the execution of a formal debt restructuring agreement, and April 30, 2014. MMB has further advised that MMB and Korea Resources Corporation have discussed debt restructuring proposals with the lenders.

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