Quebec Silica Acquires Additional Claims in Quebec, Canada
Vancouver, British Columbia--(April 28, 2021) - Quebec Silica Resources Corp. (CSE: QTZ) ("Quebec Silica" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 100% interest in additional mineral claims located near its Charlevoix Silica Property in the Lac-Pikauba Municipality of the Province of Quebec, Canada, approximately 40 km north of Baie-Saint Paul. The newly acquired Roche Blanche Property consists of seven contiguous mining claims covering a total area of 404.81 hectares. The Roche Blanche Property is approximately 1.3 km along a geological strike from the Company's flagship Charlevoix property. The high-grade silica formation, known as the Quartzite du Petit lac Malbaie, is actively mined by neighbouring operators and is mapped to extend though the Charlevoix property and through the new Roche Blanche Property. "The Quebec Silica team is pleased to continue expanding our land position, and look forward to an aggressive exploration season on our assets this year. This acquisition is another step towards achieving our goal of supplying high grade silica for use in advanced battery technology." - Raymond Wladichuk, CEO. Cautionary Statement: Investors are cautioned that the above information is taken from publicly available sources, specifically from the Quebec Ministry of Energy and Mines (MERN) database. The Company has not been able to independently verify the information contained. The information is not necessarily indicative of the mineralization on the property, which is the subject of this news release. The Company will need to conduct exploration to confirm historical mineralization reported on the property. There is no guarantee that significant discoveries will be made as a result of its exploration efforts. Transaction Details Quebec Silica acquired the mineral claims comprising the Roche Blanche Property from a group of arm's length parties pursuant to a property purchase agreement dated April 26, 2021 (the "Effective Date"). Under the agreement, Quebec Silica will acquire its 100% interest in the Roche Blanche Property by issuing an aggregate of 4,000,000 common shares, at a deemed issued price of $0.10, on the Effective Date. Certain sellers will retain a 2.0 % NSR from any future production. Quebec Silica has the right to reduce the 2.0% NSR to a 1.0% NSR by paying $1,000,000. The issuance of the common shares is subject to obtaining all required regulatory approvals, including that of the CSE. The common shares will be subject to a "hold" period of four months and one day for their date of issuance. Raymond Wladichuk, P.Geo., CEO of Quebec Silica, and a "Qualified Person" for National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects has reviewed and approved the scientific and technical information contained in this news release. About Quebec Silica Resources Corp. Quebec Silica is a mineral exploration company focused on the acquisition and exploration of mineral resource properties with an emphasis on the Charlevoix Silica Property located near Clermont, Quebec, Canada. Additional information on Quebec Silica. is available at www.quebecsilica.com. On Behalf of the Board of Directors, QUEBEC SILICA RESOURCES CORP. "Raymond Wladichuk, P.Geo." 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