Ucore Comments on Strategic Metals Complex & Consolidated Appropriations Act

Ucore Rare Metals Inc.

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:UCU)(OTCQX:UURAF) ("Ucore" or the "Company") is pleased to comment on recent initiatives by the US government to assist in the development of strategic metals mining and separation in the United States. The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017 (the "Act") which has been signed into law this month, includes a significant authorization of funds for the processing and acquisition of strategic metals from tailings on US soil, and directly addresses the Bokan project in Southeast Alaska.