Genco Resources Ltd.

Genco Resources Ltd.

November 30, 2009 19:25 ET

Genco Reports Removal of Roadblock

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 30, 2009) - Genco Resources Ltd. (TSX:GGC) is pleased to announce the removal of an illegal roadblock, which has prevented access to La Guitarra Mine since October 28, 2008. Genco retained a small number of staff to maintain the plant, mill and underground workings throughout the closure.

Full access to La Guitarra has been restored. In the near future, Genco will focus on resuming production from the underground resources. Workers are due to return to work at the mine on December 7, 2009.

Genco's VP, Exploration, Mr. Andrew Tunningley said, "Genco is extremely pleased to have resolved this issue and looks forward to working closely with the returning workforce and local communities. In light of improving market conditions, we are keen to re-commission the existing 320 tonnes per day plant and hope to return La Guitarra Mine to full production by mid 2010."

About Genco Resources Ltd.

Genco Resources Ltd. is a publicly traded mining company focused on developing its core asset, the producing La Guitarra silver-gold property located in the Temascaltepec Mining District of Mexico. La Guitarra Mine presently consists of two underground operation centres and a flotation mill with a proven capacity of 320 tonnes per day. Genco aims to create solid shareholder value through increased silver production and reserve & resource growth.

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