GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, Feb. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - Reference is made to the offer
dated December 15, 2011 (the "Offer"), as amended and supplemented by the notice of extension dated January
18, 2012 (the "First Notice of Extension"), by Urion Mining International B.V. (the "Offeror"), an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Trafigura Beheer B.V. ("Trafigura"), to purchase all of the issued and outstanding registered shares
("Registered Shares") in the capital of Iberian Minerals Corp. ("Iberian") which are not already held by Trafigura or its affiliates at a price
of C$1.10 per Registered Share, in cash.
The Offeror has extended the Offer, as amended by the First Notice of
Extension, from 8:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on February 10, 2012, until
8:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on February 23, 2012, unless the Offer is
further extended or withdrawn.
The Offeror has retained Georgeson Shareholder Communications Canada
Inc. ("Georgeson") as information agent to respond to inquiries from holders of
Registered Shares regarding the Offer. Georgeson may be contacted
toll-free at 1-866-374-0472 in North America or (+1) 781-575-2168 from
outside North America or by e-mail at email@example.com. The Depositary for the Offer is Computershare Investor Services Inc.
("Computershare"). Inquiries to Computershare should be directed to 1-800-564-6253 in
North America or (+1) 514-982-7555 from outside North America or by
e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
THIS NEWS RELEASE IS FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY AND IS NOT A
SUBSTITUTE FOR THE FILED OFFER AND TAKEOVER BID CIRCULAR AND IBERIAN
DIRECTORS' CIRCULAR (COLLECTIVELY, THE "OFFER DOCUMENTS"). THERE CAN BE
NO ASSURANCE THAT THE CONDITIONS OF THE OFFER WILL BE SATISFIED, OR
THAT THE TRANSACTION WILL BE COMPLETED AS PROPOSED OR AT ALL. THE
SOLICITATION AND THE OFFER TO BUY REGISTERED SHARES OF IBERIAN IS MADE
ONLY PURSUANT TO THE OFFER DOCUMENTS. IBERIAN SHAREHOLDERS AND OTHER
INVESTORS SHOULD READ THE OFFER DOCUMENTS CAREFULLY BECAUSE THEY
CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION, INCLUDING THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF
SOURCE Trafigura Beheer B.V.
For further information:
Georgeson Shareholder Communications Canada Inc.:
North American Toll Free Number: 1- 866-374-0472
Outside North America: +1-781-575-2168