PRESS RELEASE | July 9, 2019 | NASDAQ:PLL | ASX:PLL
Piedmont Lithium Limited (ASX: PLL; Nasdaq: PLL) (“Piedmont” or “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced placement of 145 million shares at an issue price of A$0.145 per share to institutional investors to raise gross proceeds of A$21 million (“Placement”).
Proceeds from the Placement will be used to complete a definitive feasibility study (“DFS”) and provide funding for the Company to continue development of its 100% owned Piedmont Lithium Project (“Project”) located in the world-class Carolina Tin-Spodumene Belt (“TSB”) in the United States, including additional drilling to upgrade the Project’s Inferred resources to Indicated resources, additional metallurgical testwork and engineering studies, ongoing land consolidation, and general working capital.
The Company expects to complete a detailed metallurgical testwork program followed by an updated Scoping Study in the coming weeks.
An Appendix 3B and Section 708A Notice is attached.