Defense Metals Corp. (TSX-V: DEFN)(OTC: DFMTF), a junior exploration company, engages in the acquisition and exploration of mineral properties in Canada. It has an option agreement to acquire the Wicheeda rare earth element project covering an area of 1,708 hectares located in British Columbia. The company was formerly known as First Legacy Mining Corp. and changed its name to Defense Metals Corp. in December 2018. The company is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
Rare earth elements are critical for use in the electric power industry. They have significant military, and national security applications and in the production of green energy technologies, such as, high strength, light weight, rare earth magnets. Defense Metals is well-positioned to meet demand for North American-sourced critical REE’s with one of the highest grade road accessible deposits, with potential to reduce the political and strategic risk of current reliance on Chinese REE sources.
Defense Metals Prepares for 2021 Wicheeda Rare Earth Element Deposit Drilling Campaign
Defense Metals Attends U.S. Embassy, Ottawa 2021 SelectUSA Virtual Investment Summit As A Canadian Delegation Member
Defense Metals Announces Plans for 2021 Wicheeda Rare Earth Element Deposit Resource Expansion and Definition Diamond Drill Program
Defense Metals Announces Closing of CDN$5.0 Million Private Placement Offering with Institutional Investors
Defense Metals Announces CDN$5.0 Million Private Placement Offering with Institutional Investors
Defense Metals Provides Pre-Pilot Hydrometallurgy Update, Achieves High Rare Earth Extraction And Impurity Removal From Wicheeda Flotation Concentrate
Defense Metals Receives Hydrometallurgical Pilot Plant Proposal From SGS Canada Inc.
Defense Metals Prepares Additional High-Grade Rare Earth Element Concentrate Samples For Evaluation By Leading Global Rare Earths Producers
Defense Metals Retains SRK Consulting (Canada) Inc. to Complete Wicheeda Rare Earth Element Project Economic Scenario Analysis
Defense Metals Prepares High-Grade Rare Earth Element Concentrate Samples For Shipment to Multiple Potential Offtake Partners
Defense Metals (TSX-V: DEFN)(OTC: DFMTF) CEO Craig Taylor on Mineral Concentrate Requests from Refiners & Next Steps for Flagship Wicheeda REE (Rare Earth Element) Project, British Columbia, Canada
Defense Metals (TSX-V: DEFN)(OTC: DFMTF) CEO Craig Taylor on Continued Advancement of Flagship Wicheeda Rare Earth Element Project, British Columbia, Canada
Defense Metals (TSX-V: DEFN)(OTC: DFMTF) CEO Craig Taylor on Bringing In Welsbach Holdings to Advance the Wicheeda Rare Earth Elements Project in British Columbia, Canada
Defense Metals (TSX-V: DEFN) CEO Craig Taylor on Oxides, Hydrometallurgical Optimization, and Rare Earth Independence from China
Defense Metals (TSX-V: DEFN) CEO Craig Taylor on the Importance of Rare Earths, Exposure to the Market, and the Potential for a Buyout
It’s ‘Move-Over-China’ as Canada Challenges for Rare Earths Dominance
Drilling to Expand Canadian Rare Earths Deposit
Building a Critical Supply of Clean Energy & Defense Metals
Canadian Junior Making Solid Progress on Rare Earth Element (REE) Project in British Columbia
Momentum Building for Canadian Rare Earths Miner
Building for Canadian Rare Earths Miner