Anglo Pacific Group PLC Sale of interest in First Coal Corporation - Anglo Pacific Group

Anglo Pacific Group PLC (“Anglo Pacific”, the “Group”) (LSE: APF) (TSX: APY) is pleased to report that, following the announcement on August 8, 2011 by Xstrata of the completion of its takeover of First Coal Corporation (the Company) for a consideration of CAD$147 million, the Group will receive the sum of CAD$20.2 million in respect of the 11,542,857 shares that it held in the Company. For a full copy of this release please click here.