Vancouver, BC — Orex Minerals Inc. — (TSX-V: REX — OTCQX: ORMNF) (“Orex”), announces that project partner Fresnillo PLC (LSE: FRES — BMV: FRES) (“Fresnillo”), has completed a Phase-V exploration diamond drilling program of 11 holes on the Coneto Gold-Silver Project in Durango, Mexico. The Coneto Project is a joint venture, with ownership of 55/45% between Fresnillo and Orex. A Technical Committee, with membership from both companies, guides the exploration programs. The Phase-V drilling program tested a variety of targets across the Coneto property. In total, there were 5,214.90 metres in 11 holes. Three holes were drilled in the Northern Zone (La Bufa, Santo Niño), three holes in the Western Zone (Loma Verde), four holes in the Southern Zone (Durazno, Nogales, Promontorio) and one hole in the Central Zone (Descubridora).