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Friday 19 February, 2010

Titanium Resources

Insurance Update

RNS Number : 4194H
Titanium Resources Group Ltd
19 February 2010

Titanium Resources Group

Insurance Update

19 February 2010: Titanium Resources Group Ltd ("TRG" or "the Company") announces a further update with regard to TRG and its subsidiary Sierra Rutile Limited's ("SRL") legal action against insurers over its outstanding claims relating to the capsize of Dredge D2.

 Further to the Company's announcement on 24 December 2009, and due to procedural developments since then affecting the pre-trial timetable, the timing of the Court directed mediation between the Company and its insurers will be further delayed by approximately four weeks. It is now expected that the mediation will take place by the end of March 2010. The date set down for the trial is unchanged.

The Company is not aware of any reason to consider that this procedural adjustment will have an impact upon the likely outcome of the case.


For further information: 


Titanium Resources Limited

John Sisay, Chief Executive 

Walter Kansteiner, Non-executive Chairman 

Tel: +44 (0) 207 321 0000 


Arbuthnot Securities 

Nominated Adviser & Broker

John Prior  / Ed Burbidge

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7012 2000


Aura Financial

Michael Oke / Andy Mills

Tel: +44 (0) 207 321 0000 


Titanium Resources Group 

Titanium Resources Group operates the Sierra Rutile mine in the Republic of Sierra Leone, through its subsidiary Sierra Rutile Limited. The Group is the country's largest private sector employer and produces rutile and ilmenite for use in industrial applications. The Group's operations historically accounted for over 65 per cent of the exports of Sierra Leone.

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