Millennial Increases Holdings in Argentina With Option of 15,857 Hectares in the Pocitos Salar, Salta Province, Argentina

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Feb. 2, 2017) – Millennial Lithium Corp. (TSX VENTURE:ML)(FRANKFURT:A3N2)(OTCQB:MLNLF) (“Millennial” or the “Company”) reports it has acquired an option (the “Option”) to purchase a 100% interest in the Pocitos West Project (“Pocitos West”) consisting of 15,857 hectares (39,183 acres) of prospective lithium brine exploitation concessions on the Pocitos Salar in Salta Province, Argentina. Pocitos West is adjacent to ground recently acquired by Pure Energy Minerals Ltd. and is strategically located in close proximately to known lithium resources including the Rincon Project located 32 kilometres (km) to the north and the Sal De Vida Project 90km to the south.