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Monthly Archives: February 2018

  • Steel demand in North America grew 6 percent last year

    Northwest Indiana Times, Feb. 25, 2018 The U.S. steel industry struggled with weak demand, low prices and high rates of imports over the last few years, but ArcelorMittal said in its annual report that conditions are finally turning around. ArcelorMittal, one of Northwest Indiana’s largest employers, lost $38.9 million in the United States in the…

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  • Iron mining supports high-quality education for all Minnesotans

    Hometown Focus, Feb. 23, 2018 Iron mining is connected to a lot of facets of education including K-12 education and all University of Minnesota schools. Minnesota iron and taconite is mined out of leased land. Click here to read more.

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  • ERP ships first iron ore

    Duluth News Tribune, Feb. 1, 2018 The iron ore was mined and processed by its bankrupt predecessor, but ERP Iron Ore this week shipped its first product ever to its first customers. The new version of the bankrupt Magnetation operations shipped three trainloads of iron ore to customers, including concentrate from near Grand Rapids to…

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