Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc.

Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc.

January 17, 2015 20:00 ET

Dynasty Announces Gold Production of 25,868 Ounces and Gold Sales of 28,355 Ounces for the 12 Months Ended December 31, 2014

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 17, 2015) - Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc. ("Dynasty" or the "Company") (TSX:DMM)(OTCQX:DMMIF) announces that it produced 25,868 ounces of gold at an average grade processed of 8.45 grams per tonne at its Zaruma Gold Project mine for the twelve-month period ended December 31, 2014 (the "Fiscal Year 2014"). Gold production for the three-month period ended December 31, 2014 was 7,585 ounces of gold at an average grade processed of 10.59 grams per tonne.

All dollar amounts in United States dollars unless otherwise stated.

Zaruma Gold Project Production Data

12 Months Fiscal Year 2014a 3 Months
Fourth Quarter 2014a
3 Months Third Quarter 2014a 3 Months Second Quarter 2014 a 3 Months First Quarter 2014 a
Mined material milled (tonnes) 101,640 23,571 23,324 37,065 17,680
Average grade (grams/tonne) 8.45 10.59 10.90 4.42 10.78
Average recovery (%) 93.7 94.5 94.5 90.4 94.7
Gold production (ounces) 25,868 7,585 7,723 4,761 5,799
Gold sales (ounces) 28,355 8,122 8,465 4,531 7,237
  1. Production statistics are unaudited and may be subject to change

Dynasty will provide a more detailed analysis in its management discussion and analysis and financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2014, which will be released on or before March 31, 2015.

Robert Washer, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer, commented "Fiscal Year 2014 was the first full year of commercial production at the Zaruma Gold Project and during this time the majority of production was mined from the Soroche group of veins with the processing plant operating at less than half its current capacity. The Company intends to continue to develop the mine to gain access to additional veins and increase the throughput and ounces produced at the processing plant in the coming year."

About Dynasty Metals & Mining

Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc. is a Canadian based mining company involved in the exploration and development of mineral properties in Ecuador.

The Company is currently focused on developing its Zaruma Gold Project, at which the Company is engaged in intermittent production. The Company also has the following non-producing assets: the Jerusalem Project and Dynasty Goldfield Project.

Brian Speechly, a Fellow of AusIMM (Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy), a director of the Company and a "qualified person" within the definition of that term in the National Instrument 43-101, has supervised the preparation of and has verified the technical information contained in this news release.

For further information please visit the Company's website at www.dynastymining.com.

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