Cerro Grande Mining Corporation Announces Completion of Report by Quantec Geoscience on its Santa Cecilia Prospect

Mar 19, 2013, 12:37 ET from Cerro Grande Mining Corporation

TORONTO, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Cerro Grande Mining Corporation (the "Company" or "CEG") (TSX-CEG; OTCQX-CEGMF) reported that it has received the Quantec Geoscience ORION 3D DC/IP/MT Survey Geophysical Report on the Santa Cecilia Prospect on which it holds a 65.6% option.

Based on the study, Quantec recommends twenty-three DC/IP/MT anomalies for future drilling, nearly all of which are located within the previously established five MMI (mobile metal ion) gold and copper anomalies at Santa Cecilia.

One of the most interesting DC/IP/MT anomalies sighted for drilling lies 1,000 meters to the south west of Exeter Resources Caspiche orebody, which is located in the Maricunga Gold/Copper belt of Chile.

Cerro Grande Mining Corporation is a minerals producing, exploration and development company with properties and activities currently focused in Chile.

Cautionary Statement on Forward-looking Information

This news release contains "forward-looking information", which may include, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the future financial or operating performance of CEG. Often, but not always, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "plans", "expects", "is expected", "budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates", or "believes" or variations (including negative variations) of such words and phrases, or state that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will" be taken, occur or be achieved. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of CEG to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements contained herein are made as of the date of this press release based on current expectations and beliefs and CEG disclaims, other than as required by law, any obligation to update any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, results, future events, circumstances, or if management's estimates or opinions should change, or otherwise. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, the reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

SOURCE Cerro Grande Mining Corporation