Atlas Minerals Inc.

Atlas Minerals Inc.

March 20, 2008 09:00 ET

Retransmission: Atlas Minerals Announces That Warrants Are to Begin Trading

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 20, 2008) - Atlas Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AMR): Barry Herring, President of Atlas Minerals Inc. ("Atlas Minerals") is pleased to announce the commencement of trading, effective at the opening of the TSX Venture Exchange, on Thursday March 20, 2008 of 15,074,493 common share purchase warrants of Atlas Minerals that were issued pursuant to previous Atlas Mineral's private placements. Each warrant entitles the holder to purchase one common share of Atlas Minerals at a price of $0.60US per share and will expire on December 31, 2009. The trading symbol of these warrants will be TSXV: AMR.WT.A.

Atlas Minerals is a new publicly held mineral exploration company incorporated in Canada with an attractive land package in Ecuador. Atlas Minerals is committed to maximizing shareholder value through our exploration efforts, to improving the social and economic atmosphere for local communities and to protecting the environment by adhering to industry best practice. Our goal is prosperity for all.

CAUTION CONCERNING FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: This press release concerns certain "forward-looking statements", including but not limited to, the statements regarding the Company's strategic plan, work programs and exploration budgets at the Company's Tres Chorreras. The forward-looking statements express, as at the date of this press release, the Company's plans, estimates, forecasts, projections, expectations or beliefs as to future events and results. Forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, and there can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate. Therefore, actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Risks and uncertainties that could cause results or future events to differ materially from current expectations expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, factors associated with industry risks, risks associated with foreign operations, environmental risks and hazards and other risks.

Close: $0.415

Shares outstanding: 29,360,036

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