MENDOZA, ARGENTINA. September 27th, 2011. Argentina Mining is pleased to announce that Argentex Mining Corporation, owner of Pingüino Project in Santa Cruz province, has confirmed its participation as Gold Sponsor for the 3rd International Conference on Exploration in Latin America, Latin Exploration 2011, to be held in the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina, on October 17 - 18, 2011.

Argentex Mining Corporation is a junior Canadian mining company focused on the search of gold-silver deposits in the south of Argentina. The company has over 30 projects, among them Pingüino, a silver rich polymetallic project located in the Deseado Massif, in Patagonia, Argentina.  Argentex will exhibit this project at the Project Exchange.

“We really appreciate Argentex’s support to our events once again, in this opportunity as Gold Sponsor of Latin Exploration 2011. The region is witnessing a growth in exploration investments, and Argentex is part of this reality in a country as Argentina where companies support the development of mining,” commented Paola Rojas, Manager of Argentina Mining, organizing company of Latin Exploration 2011.

Argentex joins other sponsor companies as Silver Standard Resources, Pan American Silver, Metallum, Tetra Tech, and over 50 confirmed companies, to participate in the 3rd International Conference on Exploration in Latin America which will offer not only the conference program but also the Project Exchange - a new way of promoting mining projects.  Junior mining companies will find it very useful for finding new partners for JV, getting offers to farm-out properties or even getting capital from savvy investors.

Latin Exploration 2011 has the support of the embassies of South Africa, Great Britain, Canada, Australia, Brazil, Mexico, Peru, and Chile.

About Argentina Mining:

Argentina Mining is an Events and Marketing firm focused on the Argentinean mining market, with offices in Mendoza and Salta. Its objectives are gathering the mining community in Argentina and providing a place to promote the activity in the world, developing business opportunities for its members. The company organizes the premium international event of the Argentinean mining sector, the Argentina Mining Convention, which takes place biennially in Argentina since 1996, and the Latin Exploration Conference, among others. Additionally, it provides advisory services in public relations and marketing and develops supplementary products. For further information, please visit

About Argentex Mining Corporation:

Argentex Mining Corporation is an exploration company focused on the discovery of silver, gold and polymetallic deposits on its advanced exploration project portfolio in the Patagonia region of southern Argentina. In total, Argentex owns 100% of the mineral rights to more than 35 properties located within approximately 307,981 acres (124,636 hectares) of highly prospective land located in the Santa Cruz and Rio Negro provinces. For more information visit