Blue Pearl Mining Ltd.

Blue Pearl Mining Ltd.

March 06, 2007 14:30 ET

Blue Pearl Announces Archived Webcast of Molybdenum Outlook Presentation Available on Its Website

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 6, 2007) - Blue Pearl Mining Ltd., (TSX:BLE)(TSX:BLE.WT)(TSX:BLE.WT.A)(FRANKFURT:A6R) the world's largest publicly traded, pure molybdenum producer, today announced that it has posted on its website ( an archived webcast of a presentation on the molybdenum market outlook given on March 5, 2007 by Mark Wilson, Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

In his presentation, Mr. Wilson outlined the supply and demand fundamentals that suggest a relatively strong market price for molybdenum for the next three years.

The presentation coincided with PDAC 2007, which is a mining convention being held March 4-7 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

The webcast is also archived at

About Blue Pearl Mining Ltd.

Blue Pearl is the world's fifth-largest producer of primary molybdenum with operations in North America. The company in October 2006 purchased the Thompson Creek open-pit molybdenum mine and mill in Idaho, the Endako open-pit mine, mill and roasting facility in Northern British Columbia, and a metallurgical roasting facility in Langeloth, Pennsylvania. Blue Pearl is also developing a high-grade underground molybdenum mine near Smithers, B.C. The company has more than 700 employees. Its head office is in Toronto, Ontario. It also has an executive office (including sales and marketing) in Denver, Colorado and an executive office in Vancouver, British Columbia. More information is available at

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains "forward-looking information" which may include, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the future financial or operating performance of Blue Pearl, its subsidiaries and its projects, the future price of molybdenum, the estimation of mineral reserves and resources, the realization of mineral reserve estimates, the timing and amount of estimated future production, costs of production, capital, operating and exploration expenditures, costs and timing of the development of new deposits, costs and timing of future exploration, requirements for additional capital, government regulation of mining operations, environmental risks, reclamation expenses, title disputes or claims and limitations of insurance coverage. Often, but not always, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "plans", "expects", "is expected", "budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates", or "believes" or variations (including negative variations) of such words and phrases, or state that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will" be taken, occur or be achieved. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Blue Pearl and/or its subsidiaries to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Such factors include, among others, general business, economic, competitive, political and social uncertainties; the anticipated benefits of the acquisition not occurring in the expected time frame or at all; the actual results of current exploration activities; actual results of reclamation activities; conclusions of economic evaluations; changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined; future prices of molybdenum; possible variations of ore grade or recovery rates; failure of plant, equipment or processes to operate as anticipated; accidents, labour disputes and other risks of the mining industry; political instability, insurrection or war; delays in obtaining governmental approvals or financing or in the completion of development or construction activities, as well as those factors discussed in the section entitled "Risk Factors" in Blue Pearl's short form prospectus dated October 13, 2006 which is available on SEDAR at

Although Blue Pearl has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual actions, events or results to differ materially from those described in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause actions, events or results to differ from those anticipated, estimated or intended. Forward-looking statements contained herein are made as of the date of this news release and Blue Pearl disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or results or otherwise. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Blue Pearl undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking statements if circumstances or management's estimates or opinions should change. Accordingly, the reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

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