CENTENNIAL, Colo., April 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Uranium Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq:URRE) (ASX:URI), an energy metals exploration and development company, announced that President and CEO Christopher M. Jones will provide a business update in a presentation at the Planet MicroCap Showcase conference at 1:30 p.m. PDT on Thursday, April 27, 2017.
Mr. Jones will also meet with investors during the conference. A live webcast and a PDF of the presentation will be available under the Investors section of www.uraniumresources.com.The Planet MicroCap Showcase is a conference organized by StockNewsNow.com that brings together promising companies with microcap investors, fund managers and newsletter writers over April 26-28, 2017 at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Investors interested in attending the Company’s presentation and the conference should contact the conference organizer, Robert Kraft at email@example.com or visit www.planetmicrocapshowcase.com for further information.About Uranium Resources (URI)URI is focused on expanding its energy metals strategy, which includes developing its new lithium business while maintaining optionality on the future rising uranium price. The Company has developed a dominant land position in two prospective lithium brine basins in Nevada and Utah in preparation for exploration and potential development of any lithium resources that may be discovered there. In addition, URI remains focused on advancing the Temrezli in-situ recovery (ISR) uranium project in Central Turkey when uranium prices permit economic development of this project. URI controls extensive exploration properties in Turkey under eight exploration and operating licenses covering approximately 39,000 acres (over 16,000 ha) with numerous exploration targets, including the potential satellite Sefaatli Project, which is 30 miles (48 km) southwest of the Temrezli Project. In Texas, the Company has two licensed and currently idled uranium processing facilities and approximately 11,000 acres (4,400 ha) of prospective ISR uranium projects. In New Mexico, the Company controls mineral rights encompassing approximately 186,000 acres (75,300 ha) in the prolific Grants Mineral Belt, which is one of the largest concentrations of sandstone-hosted uranium deposits in the world. Incorporated in 1977, URI also owns an extensive information database of historic drill hole logs, assay certificates, maps and technical reports for uranium properties located in the Western United States.Uranium Resources Contacts
Christopher M. Jones, President and CEO
Jeff Vigil, VP Finance and CFO