Steel-mill report details strengths

It cites 5 factors, calls chances of plant’s success ‘reasonable’

Posted: February 24, 2013 at 4:12 a.m.

The $1.1 billion Big River Steel mill proposed to be built near Osceola would rely on at least five factors to be successful, a research report prepared for the state says.

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