Cliffs’ new labor contract ratified for Michigan and Minnesota operations

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. announced September 29 that its employees represented by the United Steelworkers (USW) at its Tilden and Empire mines in Michigan and its United Taconite and Hibbing Taconite mines in Minnesota have ratified a new three-year labor contract.

The new contract is retroactively effective from October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2018 and covers approximately 2,000 USW-represented employees at Cliffs’ operations.

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