SOURCE: Cotton & Western Mining, Inc.

November 09, 2010 09:48 ET

CWRN: "Baja Iron Mining Project in Full Production"

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - November 9, 2010) -  Cotton & Western Mining, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CWRN) Robert L. Cotton, President of Cotton & Western Mining, Inc., stated today that, "the Baja Pacific raw crude iron ore mining project is in full production as of Friday, November 5th, 2010." Operator Training and Crushing equipment set-up and start-up was provided by the equipment manufacturer, crushing both through the Primary Jaw and Secondary Cone was undertaken by Pan-American Minerals Ventures, S.A. de C.V. operators with initial crushing rates higher than anticipated. The iron ore is being crushed to main production sizes of 03 to 18 millimeter Fines and secondary sizes of 0 to 03 millimeter Super Fines. The 3 by 18mm Fines will be shipped via Bulk Cargo Vessels and the 0 by 3mm Super Fines will be packed in Maxi Bags for container shipments of 8 bags maximum of 25 metric tons per 20-ft container, for Environmental Air Quality concerns and will begin before the end of November 2010. All "Guadalupe" Fines and Super Fines shall be sold on the China Seaborne Trade Spot Sales Market for the near future. All product cargo shall be shipped from the Pacific Ocean Port of Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico. A photograph of the production may be viewed on the Company's website home page.

Other News: The Ensenada Port Authority is in the process of dredging its bulk cargo dock to receive PanaMax vessels up to 75,000 Down Weight Tons (DWT). The P.A. advised CWRN and PanAm both on Monday that the dredging project would be completed before the end of December 2010. The company will still make its first shipment via Handy cargo vessel at 30/35,000 DWT; However, beginning in January 2011 all bulk cargo shipments will be made via PanaMax at one or two shipments per month.

CWRN management has undertaken the selection process of a special "Advisory Board" that will be made up of Geo Science academia, Geologist, Mining Engineers, Geophysicist, Mining Law Attorneys, Environmental Specialist and other professionals within the Mexico Mining Sector. It is anticipated that the "Advisory Board" will be in place before the end of January 2011. The Company is proud to announce that the first two members of the "Advisory Board" have joined the CWRN /PanAm Mex team, we herein introduce:

Gabriel Chavez Aguirre of Ensenada, B.C.

Bachelor of Arts in Information Management at the UABC in 1993 / Dedicated primarily in mining development since 2001 he is involved in the industrial planning and mineral exploration in the region of Baja California and Sonora, Mexico with more than 30,000 hectares in various parts of mineral concessions. Mr. Chavez is also a Director of Grupo Minero Lobos, S. A. de C. V. which holds a vast amount of iron mineral and other metal mineral reserves. 

Ruben Reyes Moreno of Ensenada, B.C.

Law degree with postgraduate corporate law at the Autonomous University of Baja California.
Legal defense specialist and administrative management of mining business
General Counsel of Grupo Minero Lobos, S. A. de C. V.

Related News: China Seaborne Trade, Spot Price Iron Ore may be viewed at the following link:

Metal Bulletin Iron Ore Index Link http://www.mbironoreindex.com/ 

About Cotton & Western Mining, Inc.

Cotton & Western Mining, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CWRN) is a Nevada Corporation that is engaged in metal mineral exploration, development and operations for "Iron Mineral Mining". For more information, please visit the company's website at www.cottonwestern.com.

Safe Harbor: Statements regarding financial matters in this press release other than historical facts are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The Company intends that such statements about the Company's future expectations, including future revenues and earnings, technology efficacy and all other forward-looking statements be subject to the Safe Harbors created thereby. The Company is a development stage firm that continues to be dependent upon outside capital to sustain its existence. Since these statements (future operational results and sales) involve risks and uncertainties and are subject to change at any time, the Company's actual results may differ materially from expected results.

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