Uranium Resources to Present at the Cowen and Company Metals, Mining and Materials Conference

Uranium Resources, Inc.

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Nov. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Uranium Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq:URRE) ("URI" or the "Company") announced today that Christopher M. Jones, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jeffrey L. Vigil, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 4th Annual Cowen and Company Metals, Mining and Materials Conference in New York City on Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at 2:20 p.m. ET.

A link to the live webcast of the presentation, along with presentation materials, will be available at www.uraniumresources.com. If you are unable to listen to the live presentation, an archive will be available on the Company website for 90 days.

About Uranium Resources, Inc.

Uranium Resources, Inc. explores for, develops and mines uranium. Since its incorporation in 1977, URI has produced uranium by in-situ recovery (ISR) methods in the state of Texas and currently has a number of initiatives underway to return the Company to production. URI has over 206,600 acres of uranium mineral holdings and 144.8 million pounds of in-place mineralized uranium material in New Mexico and an NRC license to produce up to 3 million pounds of uranium per year. URI has an additional 664,000 pounds of in-place reserves in Texas. The Company acquired these properties over the past 20 years, along with an extensive information database of historic drill hole logs, assay certificates, maps and technical reports.

Uranium Resources routinely posts news and other information about the Company on its website at www.uraniumresources.com.

CONTACT: Investor Contact: Deborah K. Pawlowski Kei Advisors LLC 716.843.3908 dpawlowski@keiadvisors.com

Source:Uranium Resources, Inc.