MENDOZA, ARGENTINA. October 5th, 2010. Argentina Mining is pleased to announce that the Canadian company Silver Standard Resources, operator of Mina Pirquitas in Jujuy and owner of Diablillos project in Salta, among others, again join us, this time as Platinum Sponsor for the 2nd International Conference on Exploration in Latin America, Latin Exploration 2010, to be held in the city of Buenos Aires, on October 28 - 29, 2010.

Silver Standard Resources was Gold Sponsor in the last edition of Argentina Mining 2010 and now it confirms its participation in Latin Exploration 2010, the meeting that gathers the principal actors in the region.  Argentina Mining thanks the company for participating one more time and for its continued support to our event.

Silver Standard's shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SSO and on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol SSRI. The company has the largest primary silver resources of any publicly-traded company, with a portfolio of 15 projects ranging from grassroots exploration to production in Argentina, Peru, Mexico, Canada, Chile, the United States and Australia.

“It is an honor for us to receive the support of Silver Standard Resources Inc. one more time, in this occasion as Platinum Sponsor, the most valuable category for Latin Exploration 2010. We welcome the Canadian company and appreciate their effort to continue investing in Argentina,” commented Paola Rojas, Manager of Argentina Mining, organizing company of Latin Exploration 2010.

About Argentina Mining

Argentina Mining is an Events and Marketing firm focused on the Argentinean mining market. 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 Silver Standard Silver Standard has the largest published in-ground silver resource of any publicly-traded silver company, with a pipeline of projects in Argentina, Peru, Mexico, Canada, Chile, the United States and Australia. They are making the transition to production with aggressive development on their core properties and the construction of their Pirquitas mine in northern Argentina. When in full production, Pirquitas will rank among the world’s largest open-pit primary silver mines. For further information please visit