2014 Press Releases


Saint Jean Carbon Closes Acquisition On the Miller East and the Page Graphite Properties
December 18, 2014- Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean”, the “Company” or “We”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce is pleased to announce that it has closed an arm's length transaction to acquire the 100% interest in two properties (“Transaction”), the Miller East and Page Properties.

December 10, 2014- Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean”, the “Company” or “We”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has signed an arm's length definitive agreement to acquire the 100% interest in two properties (“Transaction”).
 
November 26, 2014, Oakville, ON, CanadaSaint Jean Carbon Inc. ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a non-binding agreement with a arm’s length party to acquire 100% interest in 9 mineral claims, located in Quebec.
 
Saint Jean Carbon Announces Shares for Debt Transaction
October 29, 2014, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces that in light of the Company's current working capital position.
 

Saint Jean Carbon Receives Conditional Approval from the TSX to Acquire Sri Lankan Lump Graphite Mining Claims
October 09, 2014 Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean”, the “Company” or “We”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that the TSX Venture Exchange (the “Exchange”) has conditionally accepted documentation pursuant a Share Purchase Agreement dated October 23, 2013, between the Company and Han Tal Holding (Private) Limited.

August 19, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SJL) with reference to its prior press release dated August 19, 2013 is pleased to announce that it has completed the Walker transaction, which was previously approved by the TSX Venture Exchange, by issuance of 5,000,000 common shares today.

May 30, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) with reference to prior press releases dated October 9, 2013 and October 17, 2013, Saint Jean is pleased to announce that it has amended the terms of an arm's length definitive agreement with Han Tal Holdings (Private) Limited (herein after called “Han”) a Sri Lankan based holding company, to acquire 113 mining grids with 56 historical mines and exclusive exploration licenses to explore and develop its wholly owned 113km2 lump graphite claims mining claims in south-west Sri Lanka, many of which were originally artisanal mining operations in the 1920's and 1930's. The mining grids, mines and exploration licenses are held through a wholly-owned subsidiary of Han which will be acquired, in whole, by Saint Jean.
 

Saint Jean Carbon Announces they will not be Proceeding with the Pala Funding
May 26th, 2014 Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces that the Company and Pala have mutually agreed not to proceed with the non-brokered $14,000,000 convertible debenture private placement (“Convertible Debenture Financing”) and a $600,000 bridge loan (“Bridge Loan Financing”) with Pala Investments Limited (“Pala”) as previously announced when the Company signed a letter agreement (“Letter Agreement”) in the press release dated May 1, 2014

Saint Jean Carbon Expands Graphite Market Opportunities Following Analytical Product Testing
May 22, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce the results of an array of detailed test procedures done by Evans Analytical Group (EAG) of Liverpool, New York. Over a period of three weeks EAG carried out the tests on purified graphite concentrate from Saint Jean Carbon's 100% owned Walker hydrothermal lump/vein graphite property.

Saint Jean Carbon announces $14.0 million Convertible Debenture with Pala Investments
May 1, 2014 Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter agreement (“Letter Agreement”) with Pala Investments Limited (“Pala”) pursuant to which the Company intends to complete a non-brokered $14,000,000 convertible debenture private placement (“Convertible Debenture Financing”) and a $600,000 bridge loan (“Bridge Loan Financing”).

Saint Jean Files NI 43-101 Technical Report on the Walker Graphite Property in Quebec
April 24, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to report that it has filed a National Instrument 43-101 ("NI 43-101") technical report describing the exploration work and graphite potential related to the Walker graphite property.....more

Saint Jean Carbon Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire the Clot Lump Graphite Property
March 27, 2014 Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean”, the “Company” or “We”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has signed a non-arm's length definitive agreement to acquire the Clot (the “Clot Property”), (“Transaction”) a former past producing mine.....more

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Private Placement
March 20, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) with reference to the previous press releases dated February 14 and February 26 of this year, wishes to announce that to date it placed an aggregate of 8,000,000 Flow-Through Units at a price of $0.05 per Flow-Through Unit for gross proceeds of $400,000 as part of the private placement. The Company also wishes to advise that it has closed its books with respect to the private placement (the “Offering”).  ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Comments on the Significance of Tesla Motors Announcement of their Giga Factory Lithium Battery Plant
March 11, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SJL), a junior mining company engaged in the development of Lump natural graphite properties with significant deposits in Canada and Sri Lanka, was extremely encouraged today by the recent announcement from Tesla Motors to build a new $5bn lithium-ion battery (Li-ion battery) 'Giga Factory', which could potentially increase natural graphite demand by up to 37% per year. The addition of a state-of-the-art facility will improve all aspects of the electric vehicle supply chain, and ultimately lead to lower costs and better battery products for consumers..  ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Close of $400,000 Flow Through Private Placement
February 26, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it completed the first of a series of closings for a non-brokered private placement of Flow-Through Units. The first closing placed 8,000,000 Flow-Through Units at a price of $0.05 per Flow-Through Unit for gross proceeds of $400,000 (the “First Closing”).  ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Amends Private Placement Terms
February 14, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) with reference to the previous press releases dated January 16, 2014 and January 30, 2014, wishes to announce that it has amended the terms of its private placement.  ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Amended Private Placement Terms
January 30, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces that it is amending the terms of the private placement previously announced January 16, 2014. The Company advises that, subject to regulatory approval, it now intends to issue by way of a private placement $1,000,000 of additional equity (the “Unit Offering”).   ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Provides Corporate Update
January 29, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to provide its shareholders with this corporate update on its recent and planned business development activities. In addition to providing a summary of key events, the Company also hopes this update will demonstrate the connections across its full range of business activities and strategies.  ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Enters into an Exclusive North American Agreement
To Market and Sell Synthetic Graphite   ....more
January 22, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an Exclusive Distribution Agreement with an arms-length party Miluo Xinxiang Carbon Products Co. Ltd. (“Miluo”) of Miluo, Hunan China to market, distribute and sell a range of synthetic graphite products in the territory of Canada, the United States and Mexico. The Miluo agreement represents the first successful efforts of Minmet Carbons and Saint Jean.

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Acquisition Wallingford & Saint Jovite Lump Graphite Properties
January 16, 2014 Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean”, the “Company” or “We”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has closed an arm's length transaction to acquire the Wallingford (the “Wallingford Property”) and Saint Jovite (the “St. Jovite Property” and together with the Wallingford Property the “New Properties”) lump graphite properties (“Transaction”).   ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Announces $500,000 Flow-Through Placement
January 16, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL is pleased to announce that it intends to complete a brokered private placement financing of up to 6,250,000 Flow-Through units (the “Units”) at a price of $0.08 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $500,000 (the “Offering”). Each Flow-Through Unit will consist of one (1) common share in the capital of the Corporation issued and one-half (1/2) warrant (“Warrant”).  ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Starts 2014 with $1.4 Million Revenue Generating Acquisition
January 14, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SJL) has entered into a non-binding agreement with an arm's length party to acquire Minmet Carbons Inc. ("Minmet"), a private company, a supplier of raw materials to the steel, foundry and mining Industries since 1993. Saint Jean views this as an initial step to becoming a long-term supplier of Industrial Minerals. The company believes that having real revenues and profit will make Saint Jean an attractive junior mining company for investors as it moves forward with graphite production on its global properties. . ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Conversion of Convertible Debenture
January 13, 2014, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Corporation”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces that the Company received a conversion notice with respect to convertible debenture issued on August 30, 2013 (the “Convertible Debenture”). The entire outstanding principal amount of the Convertible Debenture in the amount of $93,750 has been converted into 1,250,000 common shares at $0.075 per share in accordance with the terms of the Convertible Debenture. In addition to the issuance of shares, the Company confirms it has paid the related accrued interest.  ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Signs Term Sheet for the Acquisition of the Clot Lump Graphite Property
January 9, 2014, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a non-binding agreement with a non-arm's length party to acquire the Clot lump graphite property (the “Clot Property”), a former past producing mine. The Company intends to sign a definitive binding agreement with respect to the Clot Property shortly.  ....more

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Private Placement for Proceeds of $75,000
January 06, 2014, Saint Jean Carbon ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce the closing of the non-brokered private placement announced December 03, 2013 of 1,500,000 units (the “Units”) at a price of $0.05 per Unit for gross proceeds of $75,000 (the “Offering”). Each Unit consists of one (1) common share (“Common Share”) in the capital of the Company and one (1) Common Share purchase warrant (a “Warrant”)..  ....more