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Itech Minerals Limited

Itech Minerals Limited


Battery and Strategic minerals for the coming wave of electrification in transportation, energy and industrial sectors

TRANSACTION – Spin-out of battery and strategic minerals assets from Archer Materials Limited (AXE) which is focussing on Quantum Computing technology business. Archer shareholders to retain 59% of the company on IPO with priority application rights.

VALUATION - Post IPO EV of $12.2 million very low based on comparable Halloysite-Kaolin ASX companies given tenure, productivity, and other assets in the portfolio. iTech Minerals plans to achieve a significant rerating of its market capitalisation of potential peers such as Andromeda Metals ($627M), FYI Resources ($169M), and Latin Resources ($69M).

HIGH PURITY HALLOYSITE-KAOLIN - Eyre Peninsula Project (1,305km2), to the east of Andromeda Metals (ASX: ADN) Great White Kaolin Project and the Franklyn Project (3,430km2) with an exploration target of 45-91 Mt at 30-36% Al2O3 (<45µm).

GRAPHITE - Campoona Graphite Project with granted Mining Lease and JORC 2012 Resource of 8.55Mt at 9.0% TGC (5% TGC lower cut-off) across 3 deposits. Scoping Study completed.

COPPER/GOLD - Nackara Cu-Au Porphyry Project and Billa Kalina IOCG Project. And the Nackara Arc Gold Project (potential for Telfer ~10 Moz style saddle reef gold deposits).

TUNGSTEN/TIN/POLYMETALLICS – Crowie Creek Project in South Cobar Basin and Stanthorpe Project in northern NSW.

LOCATION LOCATION – Projects are close to critical infrastructure which enhances project economics.


The flagship projects are the Franklyn and Eyre Peninsula Halloysite-Kaolin projects which are prospective for high-quality halloysite-kaolin that could be a source of feedstock for the production of High Purity Alumina, high-value ceramics applications, and nanotechnology. Each of these projects covers large landholdings and has good access to infrastructure with low overburden. The Franklyn project hosts a JORC compliant exploration target from drilling and sampling undertaken by Archer Materials Ltd.

For further information, please contact Gavan Farley of Novus Capital Limited on mobile +61 420 520 300 or via email gavan.farley@novuscapital.com.au

Update 30 September 2021

The Offer is Closed with Oversubscription