OTTAWA, ONTARIO --(Marketwire - July 13, 2011) - Focus Metals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:FMS)(OTCQX:FCSMF) announced today that its company information will be made available via Standard & Poor's Market Access Program, an information distribution service that enables subscribing publicly traded companies to have their company information disseminated to users of Standard & Poor's MarketScope Advisor.

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About Focus Metals Inc.

Focus Metals is a Canadian graphite mine developer with its flagship asset, the Lac Knife project, located in northern Quebec, near the cities of Wabush and Labrador City.

Lac Knife is a uniquely high-grade flake graphite project with extensive historical work completed. The company is also earning a 50% stake in its Kwyjibo, Quebec, rare earths and copper project in partnership with SOQUEM, the commercial mining and investment company owned by the Quebec government.

Focus Metals also owns unexplored platinum, gold and copper properties in the Labrador Trough region of Northern Quebec.

In February this year, the company announced its intention to form a U.S.-Canada-Asia joint venture to develop, patent and secure global rights for applications of graphene technologies. The joint venture is based in New York City and is headed by the eminent American research scientist Dr. Gordon Chiu.

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Contact Information:

Focus Metals Inc.
Gary Economo
President & CEO
1-613-691-1091 ext.101

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