Kallelse till borgenärssammanträde i Northlands dotterbolag i rekonstruktion samt publicering av dess balansräkningar

OBS! Detta är en svensk översättning/sammanfattning som Northland tillhandahåller som komplement till motsvarande officiella dokument, vilket publicerats på det engelska språket och finns tillgängligt via bolagets webbplats, www.northland.eu

Luxemburg, 18 februari 2013 – Northland Resources S.A. (TSX: NAU, OSE: NAUR, Frankfurt: NPK, First North/Nasdaq: NAURo – “Northland” eller “Bolaget”) meddelar att rekonstruktören för Bolagets svenska bolag i rekonstruktion har kallat till borgenärssammanträden. Handlingarna inför mötet innehåller balans­räkningar för respektive bolag.

Rekonstruktören i Northland Resources AB (publ), Northland Sweden AB och Northland Logistics AB kallar till borgenärssammanträde. I handlingarna som distribueras till bolagens borgenärer finns information om respektive bolags finansiella status per den 31 december 2012.

Kallelser och balansräkningar finns även tillgängliga på Bolagets webbplats:

http://www.northland.eu/sv-se/investerarkontakter/finansiell-information

Mer information om rekonstruktionsarbetet kommer att lämnas på borgenärssammanträdet den 1 mars 2013 samt i den rekonstruktionsplan som kommer att tas fram.

Den 8 februari 2013 meddelade Bolaget att dess Audited Financial Statements and MD&A för räkenskapsåret 2012 samt delårsrapporten för fjärde kvartalet 2012 kommer att publiceras den 26 februari 2013.

”Karl-Axel Waplan”
VD och koncernchef, Northland Resources S.A.

För ytterligare information vänligen kontakta:

Karl-Axel Waplan, VD och koncernchef: 0705 104 239
Peder Zetterberg, tillförordnad CFO, 0708 652 120
Anders Antonsson, Vice President – Investor Relations: 0709 994 970

Webbplats: www.northland.eu

Northland är en producent av järnmalm med en portfölj av produktion, utvecklings- och prospekteringsprojekt i norra Sverige och Finland. Den första byggfasen av Kaunisvaara-projektet är färdig och drifttagningen startade i november 2012. Northland avser att producera ett höghaltigt och högkvalitativt järnmalmskoncentrat i svenska Kaunisvaara, där Bolaget har två fyndigheter, Tapuli och Sahavaara, med magnetitmalm. Northland har ingått så kallade ”off-take agreements” för hela produktionen från Kaunisvaara de kommande sju till tio åren. Bolaget förbereder även en lönsamhetsstudie (DFS) för Hannukainen-projektet i Kolari i norra Finland. Hannukainen är en så kallad IOCG-fyndighet, vilket innebär att det utöver järnmalm även kan utvinnas guld och koppar. Bolaget förbereder även en DFS för Pellivuoma-fyndigheten som ligger 15 km från anrikningsverket i Kaunisvaara.

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