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By Shane Lasley
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Cassiterite a deal

Strongbow agrees to buy the Sleitat, Coal Creek tin prospects in Alaska

 

Last updated 3/22/2015 at Noon



Primarily associated with cans, cups and roofs, tin is not the flashiest metal on the market. Despite its lowly ranking, even among base metals, this lackluster commodity fetches around US$8.00 per pound - substantially more than copper, zinc, lead, or even nickel - and Alaska has plenty of it.

Strongbow Exploration Inc., a company primarily focused on exploring for nickel in Northwest Territo...



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