Sandfire confirms Metminco-Andes backing while drilling starts in Alaska

COPPER-gold miner Sandfire Resources has confirmed its backing of the Metminco-Andes Resources merger, while its new joint venture with White Rock Minerals has started drilling high-grade zinc and precious metal VMS targets in Alaska.

Sandfire confirms Metminco-Andes backing while drilling starts in Alaska Sandfire confirms Metminco-Andes backing while drilling starts in Alaska Sandfire confirms Metminco-Andes backing while drilling starts in Alaska Sandfire confirms Metminco-Andes backing while drilling starts in Alaska Sandfire confirms Metminco-Andes backing while drilling starts in Alaska

Gold in Colombia is one iron in the Sandfire 'fire'

As well as diamond core drilling, the Red Mountain joint venture with ASX-listed White Rock Minerals is doing reconnaissance mapping and geochem sampling, with an airborne EM survey recently completed