NEWS RELEASES

6th March 2017

Leading Edge Materials Commences Drilling on the Bergby Lithium Project

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (the “Company”) (TSXV: LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce granting of a drilling permit for the Company’s 100% owned Bergby lithium project by Swedish authorities. Drilling equipment has been mobilized to site, and drilling is planned to commence within days. […]
27th February 2017

Leading Edge Materials Secures Kontio Cobalt Project in Finland

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (“the Company”) (TSXV: LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) announces the staking of the Company’s second cobalt (“Co”) – copper (“Cu”) project, Kontio, located in north eastern Finland approximately 50 km northwest of the town of Kuusamo.  The project is secured by Leading Edge […]
23rd February 2017

Leading Edge Materials Norra Karr Exploration License Reinstated

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials“) or (the “Company“) (TSXV: LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce that the Norra Karr Exploration License (“EL“) has been reinstated by the Kammarratten (“Administrative Court of Appeal“) in Sundsvall, overturning a previous ruling by the Administrative Court in Falun as press […]
25th January 2017

Leading Edge Materials Provides Update on High Purity Battery Graphite Qualification

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (the “Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce the latest results from optimization and qualification test work to produce high value graphite products with graphite from the Company’s Woxna mine and processing facility in Sweden.  Excellent electrochemical results were achieved […]
11th January 2017

Leading Edge Materials Submits Drill Permit Application for Bergby Lithium Project, Sweden

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (the Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce the submittal of application documents to Swedish authorities to undertake drilling at the Company’s 100% owned Bergby lithium project. Bergby lies in central Sweden, 25km north of the town of Gävle, and […]
9th January 2017

Leading Edge Materials Secures another 25 years Exploitation Lease for Woxna Graphite Mine in Sweden

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (“the Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce that the Company has received confirmation of a 25 year extension on the Woxna exploitation license.  The exploitation license for the Woxna Graphite mine was up for renewal in early 2017 and […]
14th December 2016

Leading Edge Announces Closing of Non-Brokered Private Placement

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES. Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials“) or (the “Company“) (TSXV: LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce closing of […]
1st December 2016

Leading Edge Materials Discovers Lithium Mineralization in Outcrop at Bergby Project, Sweden

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“LEM“) or (the “Company“) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce the first discovery of lithium mineralization in outcrop, and the completion of a ground magnetic survey, at the Company’s 100% owned Bergby project. Bergby lies in central Sweden, 25km north of the town of […]
18th November 2016

Leading Edge Announces C$2 Million Non-Brokered Private Placement

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (the “Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce a proposed private placement offering of up to 4,450,000 units (the “Units”) of the Company, at a price of C$0.45 per Unit, for gross proceeds of up to C$2,002,500 (the “Offering”).  Each […]
4th November 2016

Leading Edge Materials Expands Landholding at Bergby Lithium Project, Sweden

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (the “Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce the discovery of additional lithium mineralized boulders at the Company’s 100% owned Bergby project, and the staking of additional permits over this prospective ground. The Bergby project lies in central Sweden, 25km […]
2nd November 2016

Leading Edge Materials Stakes the Vena Cobalt Project in Sweden

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (“the Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) announces the staking of the Company’s first cobalt-copper project, Vena, located in central Sweden, approximately 250 km southwest of Stockholm.  The project lies in the County of Orebro, and is secured by Leading Edge Material’s 350 […]
27th October 2016

Leading Edge Materials Engages European Lithium Ion Battery Experts

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (“the Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased announce that Taranis GmbH (“Taranis”), a German consulting firm with extensive experience in the production of lithium ion batteries, has been retained to provide strategic advisory services to the Company. Taranis will support Leading […]
21st October 2016

Leading Edge Materials Partners with the LEAP Synergy Project in Sweden

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (“the Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to announce that Swedish government funding has been committed for the Large Area Electronic Platform (LEAP) project, of which Leading Edge Materials is a founding partner.  A total of 13 million Swedish Kronor (approximately […]
19th October 2016

Leading Edge Stakes the Bergby Lithium Project in Sweden

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (“the Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEM) is pleased to announce the discovery of the Company’s first lithium project, Bergby, located in central Sweden, 25km north of the town of Gävle. Mapping and sampling of the Bergby claim has located a large number […]
18th October 2016

Leading Edge Materials Announces Results of AGM

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (the “Company”) (TSXV: LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) announces that at the Company’s Annual General of Shareholders held on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 (the “Meeting“), Messrs. D. Blair Way, Nick DeMare Mark Saxon, Michael Hudson and Mikael Ranggard were elected to serve as […]
14th October 2016

Leading Edge Materials Announces Grant of Stock Options

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (the “Company”) (TSXV: LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) announces the granting of stock options to its directors, officers, employees and consultants to purchase up to an aggregate of 6,725,000 common shares of Leading Edge Materials at an exercise price of $0.39 per common […]
3rd October 2016

Leading Edge Materials Update on Woxna Battery Grade High Purity Graphite Qualification

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (the “Company”) (TSXV: LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) is pleased to provide results from independent test work completed on samples of Woxna high purity spherical graphite.  Test work was directed at characterization of the high purity graphite, and to determine its suitability for […]
9th September 2016

Leading Edge Materials Announces Director and Officer Appointments

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) and/or (the “Company”) (TSXV: LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) announces the appointment of Mr. Mikael Ranggard as an independent director and member of the Company’s Audit Committee, and the appointment of Mr. Michael Hudson as non-executive Chairman of the Board. Mr. Ranggard holds a […]
2nd September 2016

Leading Edge Materials Provides Update on Norra Karr Mining and Exploration Leases

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) or (“the Company”) (TSXV:LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) provides an update on the exploration licence and mining lease that cover the Norra Karr rare earth element (“REE”)  project in Sweden. As disclosed by Tasman Metals Ltd (“Tasman”) prior to the recent merger with Leading […]
2nd September 2016

Leading Edge Materials Commences Trading on OTCQB

Vancouver, Canada – Leading Edge Materials Corp. (“Leading Edge Materials”) and/or (the “Company”) (TSXV: LEM) (OTCQB: LEMIF) announces that its common shares commenced trading on the OTCQB under the symbol “LEMIF” effective at the market open on Friday, September 2, 2016. Real-Time Quote Display Service for the Leading Edge Materials’ US symbol […]