Sprott Resource Holdings Business and Investment Portfolio

Minera Tres Valles

Minera Tres Valles

Minera Tres Valles (“MTV”) is a private copper producer that owns 100% of the operating Minera Tres Valles copper mining complex located nine kilometers from Salamanca in Region IV of Chile. The mining complex consists of two main deposits: Papomono (underground) and Don Gabriel (open pit).

The complex has significant infrastructure in place, with a processing plant with normal capacity of 5,400 tonnes per day (tpd) of ore, comprising a copper leaching operation that has a four-stage crushing plant, agglomerator, heap leach pads and pools, and SX-EW plant with capacity to produce 18,500 tonnes of copper cathode per year. The mine was originally discovered, constructed and operated by Vale S.A., commencing commercial production in 2010.

MTV’s key attributes include:

  • Over US$240 million invested by Vale
  • Crushing capacity up 7,000 tpd with the incorporation of a quaternary crusher
  • Experienced management team responsible for re-tooling operations, designing and implementing a strategic growth plan
  • Significant exploration potential both around the existing orebodies and within the broader property area
  • Experienced partner in the Vecchiola Group, a premier Chilean mining services and construction company
  • Strong community support through charitable foundation and formalization of small-scale miners

Public/Private Fair Value SRH Ownership
Private $50.0MM 70%

For more information, please visit http://www.mineratresvalles.com/

As of 12/31/2017

Corsa Coal Corp.

Corsa Coal Corp.

Corsa Coal Corp. ("Corsa") is publicly-listed (TSX-V: CSO) supplier of premium-quality metallurgical coal, an essential ingredient in the production of steel. Corsa’s core business is supplying metallurgical coal with the highest safety, yield, and strength characteristics to domestic steel producers while being a strategic source of supply in the Atlantic and Pacific basin markets.

Corsa’s competitive strengths include:

  • A large reserve base of premium quality coal
  • A diverse group of customers in North America, Europe and Asia
  • Existing low cost operations
  • Significant transportation optionality to reduce delivered costs to customers
  • Attractive organic growth prospects

Public/Private Fair Value SRH Ownership
Public - TSX-V: CSO $33.3MM 17.2%1

For more information, please visit http://www.corsacoal.com/

As of 12/31/2017

115.8% on a diluted basis taking into account redeemable units in Wilson Creek Energy held by affiliates of Quintana.


InPlay Oil Corp.

InPlay Oil Corp.

InPlay Oil Corp. ("InPlay") is a publicly listed (TSX: IPO) light oil development and production company based in Calgary, Alberta. The recent business combination of InPlay and Anderson Energy Inc. has created a sustainable, well-capitalized company with a focused portfolio of efficient, light oil focused assets. InPlay’s activity is concentrated primarily in the Cardium Formation in Alberta, where the company is focused on large oil in place pools with low recovery factors, low declines, and long life reserves. InPlay has a strong balance sheet that allows the company to weather commodity volatility and develop its extensive inventory of horizontal drilling locations.

InPlay’s key attributes to support organic growth to intermediate status include:

  • Low operating cost structure
  • High netback production base
  • Focused on large oil in place pools with low declines and long life reserves

Public/Private Fair Value SRH Ownership
Public - TSX: IPO $13.8MM 11.3%

For more information, please visit http://www.inplayoil.com/

As of 12/31/2017

R.I.I. North America Corp.

R.I.I. North America Corp.

RII is a private energy technology company based in Calgary, Alberta. RII owns the intellectual property to the patented Solvent Thermal Resource Innovations Process ("STRIP") for North America. The STRIP process allows for in situ steam generation for enhanced oil recovery ("EOR") opportunities.

Public/Private Fair Value SRH Ownership
Private $1.4MM 14.8%

For more information, please visit http://www.riina.ca/

As of 12/31/2017

Beretta Farms Inc.

Beretta Farms Inc.

Beretta Farms Inc. is a privately held Toronto, Canada based, vertically integrated branded food business focused on natural and organic meats and other value-added branded products.

Public/Private Fair Value SRH Ownership
Private $9.2MM 49.9%

For more information, please visit https://berettafarms.com/

As of 12/31/2017

Lac Otelnuk Mining

Lac Otelnuk Mining

The Lac Otelnuk iron ore project, located in the Labrador Trough in Quebec, is the largest iron ore deposit in Canada. The project has a defined resource of 27.48 billion tonnes and could produce ~50 million tonnes per annum with a concentrate grade of 68.0% Fe.

Public/Private Fair Value SRH Ownership
Private Joint Venture $6.5MM 40%
As of 12/31/2017

Sprott Resource Holdings may, from time to time, have other investments in public and private securities. For a summary of such other holdings, please refer to the financial statements and Management’s Discussion and Analysis (“MD&A”) for the most recently completed quarter.



Completed Investments


Investment Total Capital Invested Realized Proceeds
Gold Bullion $75.6MM $100.6MM
PBS Coals $55.0MM $240.6MM
Silver Bullion $22.7MM $32.9MM
Waseca Energy Inc. $44.2MM $111.7MM
Stonegate Agricom Ltd. $34.4MM $51.6MM
Long Run Exploration Ltd. $154.7MM $86.7MM

Selected investments completed by Sprott Resource Corp. prior to a business combination with Adriana Resources Inc. that formed Sprott Resource Holdings Inc.



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