TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 07/16/12 -- Crystallex International Corporation (OTCBB: CRYFQ) ("Crystallex" or the "Company") announced today that it has filed under the Company's profile at www.sedar.com its audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 and the related management's discussion and analysis. In addition, the Company has filed, in lieu of a management information circular in respect of its 2011 fiscal year, an information document that contains information substantially similar to that required to be set out in a management information circular, including disclosure regarding the board of directors, executive and director compensation and corporate governance practices. The Company will also file a Form 20-F and CEO and CFO certificates related to its annual filings in the near term. The 2011 audited financial statements, MD&A and information document will be mailed within the next few weeks to shareholders of record on the record date of July 16, 2012.
Crystallex International Corporation is a Canadian based mining company, with a history of acquiring, exploring, developing and operating mining projects. Crystallex has successfully operated an open pit mine in Uruguay and developed and operated three gold mines in Venezuela. The Company's principal asset is its international claim in relation to its investment in the Las Cristinas gold project located in Bolivar State, Venezuela.
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