Alderon Iron Ore Corp. (TSX: ADV) (NYSE AMEX: AXX) (“Alderon" or the “Company”) wishes to clarify the details of its scheduled conference call announced earlier today. The conference call will take place at 9:30am EDT Tuesday, April 17th, 2012. Alderon executives present on the call will be Mark Morabito, Executive Chairman of Alderon, Tayfun Eldem, President & CEO of Alderon, John Vettese, Director, Alderon External Counsel and Lead Negotiator on the Hebei Transaction and Doug Bell and Ron D’Ambrosio from GMP, advisors to Alderon on the Hebei Transaction. They will answer questions pertaining to the initial news release.
For local and international calls, please use 416-695-6616. The North American Toll Free number is 1-800-565-0813. The conference call will also be webcast at: http://www.gowebcasting.com/3282, but participants will only be able to listen on the webcast.
The specifics of the conference call were incomplete in the initial announcement and Alderon apologizes for any inconvenience this oversight may have caused.
Alderon is a leading Canadian iron ore development company with offices in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, St. John’s and Labrador City. The 100% owned Kami Project is located within Canada’s premier iron ore district and is surrounded by four producing iron ore mines. The Alderon team is comprised of skilled professionals with significant iron ore expertise to advance Kami towards production.
ALDERON IRON ORE CORP.
On behalf of the Board
"Mark J Morabito"
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