It'll add value, but not now. All they are essentially saying is we are buyers for your product if you can get it out of the ground. Good to know, but this things dead until they get a partner or sell outright.
Exactly right, all this says that Alcoa will buy their aluminum floride if they ever get the plant going. I'm sure there would be plenty of other customers too, but you have to produce the goods before you start selling it.