Dorex Minerals Inc.

Dorex Minerals Inc.

March 19, 2008 17:29 ET

Dorex Minerals Upcoming Drilling Program in Chile

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 19, 2008) - Dorex Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:DOX) is pleased to announce that crews and a D6 bulldozer have been positioned and are being mobilized to begin the diamond drilling program preparations in Chile, for the company's continuous exploration of the polymetalic Carmelita property, located 55 km east of the city of La Serena within the Atacama Desert located in Chile.

The company completed a 64.5 linear km VLF magnetic survey on 3 large mineralized zones that returned significant high grade copper results as described in the News Release dated January 25, 2008.

The magnetic survey has delineated several moderate to high amplitude anomalies exhibiting a strong northerly trend. Lengths of these six anomalies range from 1,150 meters to 2,500 meters.

These crews and equipment have been contracted to handle property access, overburden removal and logistics.

The drilling program will commence shortly once the drill pads are in place and the site preparation and logistics have been completed.

A future news release will be issued outlining the details of the Carmelita diamond drilling program.

The company also reports the settlement with a creditor has been obtained and finalized.

Peter Walton President & CEO, states "It is a progressive time for the company and all its shareholders, with the commencement and completion of the Carmelita diamond drill program; our geological team will have more definitive data on the geological potential of the property".

For further information please visit the company's website

About Dorex Minerals Inc.

Dorex Minerals Inc. is a base and precious metals exploration and development company focusing on its 100% interest Carmelita property located within the prolific mining region of Coastal Belt of the Andean Cordillera of Chile.


Peter Walton, President & CEO

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of the contents of this News Release. This release has been prepared by management and no regulatory authority has approved or disapproved the information contained herein.

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