SOURCE: Plateau Mineral Development, Inc.

March 22, 2011 10:43 ET

Plateau Mineral Development Announces New Trade Route and Opens New Shipping, Refining, and Delivery Point Originating in South Africa

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 22, 2011) -  Plateau Mineral Development (PINKSHEETS: PMDP) "Plateau Metals," announced today it has opened a new purchase, shipping, and delivery route originating from South Africa. 

The new source for gold dust and other precious metals will provide origination from South Africa. From there the Company will ship to the USA for refining with final delivery and resale terminating in Europe.

The Company expects to complete final sales, surety, and shipping agreements by 29 March 2011. At which time, revenue projections will be revised upward accordingly.

The Company's value-added service of purchase, refining, and transaction underwriting, provide end-to-end fully insured deliverables for precious metals. The Company consolidated operations and in-house surety and insurance services allow for simpler transaction structuring and higher margins for all parties.


Plateau Metals provides precious metal shipping, production, transaction underwriting, and related services. Plateau operates across the world through its agents and offers service to multiple jurisdictions. Plateau offers complete solutions to buyers and sellers of precious metals that include storage, shipping, and transaction underwriting and arbitrage. 

Plateau also acquires, develops, integrates and operates strategically aligned precious metal assets in worldwide markets where expansion is planned through additional investments to support organic growth; thereby providing significant revenue, and equity growth.

The company's operations are distributed across multiple international time zones with executives and agents located in client-appropriate locales. The company's website is

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Contact Information

    Plateau Metals
    Investor Relations
    New York: 1.917.463.3364
    London: +(44) (0)20 337 17122
    Fax: +(44) (0)208 338 0655