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The feasibility of Iron Ore in Sydney

Dr. Peter Warrian

Yesterday, the government announced plans to study the feasibility of establishing an iron ore pelletization plant in Sydney.

The former Sydney Steel site is one of the locations a Russian steel company OAO Severstal is considering.

It's facility would convert iron ore into metallic iron pellets used in steel production.

Dr. Peter Warrian is with the University of Toronto. He's a steel specialist.

Joan Weeks reached him to ask about the company and the technology it's proposing.

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