Western Copper and Gold Corporation, formerly Western Copper Corporation, is a Vancouver based exploration and development company directly engaged in advancing its billion-tonne Casino Deposit, located in the Yukon.
Western Copper and Gold is a public company and started trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (WRN-T) in May 2006 after being spun out from Western Silver Corporation. In February 2011 Western Copper began trading on the NYSE MKT (WRN-Z)
Western Copper and Gold holds significant gold, copper and molybdenum resources and reserves in its Casino Project located in the Yukon Territory, Canada. Casino contains 8.4 million ounces of gold, 4.4 billion pounds of copper, 494 million pounds of molybdenum and 61 million ounces of silver in proven & probable reserves. See link
As of March 31, 2012, Western Copper and Gold has no debt and C$7.6 M in cash.
Western Copper and Gold is committed to advance its pipeline of projects while operating in an environmentally responsible manner to conserve natural resources. Western Copper and Gold believes that establishing strong collaborative relationships with the nearby communities will help creating lasting benefits.