CanAm Coal Corp.

CanAm Coal Corp.

September 26, 2013 09:01 ET

CanAm Continues Its Strong Sales Performance and Sells 65,500 Tons in August 2013

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Sept. 26, 2013) - CanAm Coal Corp. (TSX VENTURE:COE)(OTCQX:COECF) ("CanAm" or the "Company") is pleased to report preliminary coal sales for the month of August 2013 of approximately 65,500 tons. This is on the heels of a record 67,500 tons in July and is further evidence that our new mine compliment has the ability to consistently produce/sell between 60,000 to 70,000 tons per month. This represents a substantial increase from average actual Q1 and Q2 sales of approximately 50,000 and 56,000, respectively. Total sales for the third quarter 2013 to date were 133,000 tons compared to 103,000 tons in the comparable prior year, or an increase of 30,000 tons or almost 30%.

Company President and CEO, Jos De Smedt commented: "We are extremely pleased with our August performance and we are increasingly confident that we can maintain this pace for the remainder of 2013 and into 2014. With steady state and consistent production at our mines, we are now looking to optimize our cost structure and drive operational efficiencies across all of our mines."

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