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2016

30 November - Warship bidders told to use local workers, steel (The West Australian) (PDF) (508 Kb)

17 June - Gauging support for steel industry (Illawarra Mercury) (PDF) (150 Kb)

14 June - Prove your mettle says steel sector (The Australian) (PDF) (150 Kb)

28 April - BlueScope in talks on $50b subs build (AFR) (PDF) (360 Kb)

27 April - Windfall for local industry (The Australian) (PDF) (138 Kb)

16 April - Steel body praises ALP plan (Illawarra Mercury) (PDF) (144 Kb)

12 April - Maker backs McGowan (The West Australian) (PDF) (265 Kb)

8 April - Steel business worth saving, says industry (The Australian)  (PDF) (156 Kb)

8 April - Company collapse could end 1000 jobs (The Age) (PDF) (161 Kb)

April - Fairer Gov't sourcing can generate flow-on benefits (ACCI Industry Agenda) (PDF) (64 Kb)

19 February - Give our steel a chance (AFR Letters) (PDF) (32 Kb)

19 February - If Whyalla fails it will cost us all (Adelaide Advertiser) (PDF) (861 Kb)

February - Protecting the Australian steel industry (Aust Resources Review) (PDF) (1 Mb)

2015

28 November - SA steel deal pressure (Illawarra Mercury) (PDF) (355 Kb)

14 October - Steel vote a positive sign (Illawarra Mercury) (PDF) (142 Kb)

26 August - Institute focuses on steel trade concerns (Illawarra Mercury) (PDF) (153 Kb)

12 August - Call for calm over study into BlueScope closure (Illawarra Mercury) (PDF) (250 Kb)

12 August - Steel Institute tempers concerns over Pt Kembla future (ABC Illawarra) (PDF) (28 Kb)

4 March - Steel deal struck with WA company for new Perth Stadium (Canberra Times) (PDF) (147 Kb)

2014

13 October - Why locally made steel is the better option (AFR Letters) (PDF) (94 Kb)

May - Steel still a prime input for resources industry (National Resources Review) (PDF) (3 Mb)

22 April - Steel jobs could go (Warrnambool Standard) (PDF) (103 Kb)

21 April - Jobs blow on loss of Webb Dock work (The Age) (PDF) (81 Kb)

2 February - Korea is steeling work from us (Sunday Telegraph) (PDF) (77 Kb)

2013

6 November - Contracts not going to Territory locals (NT News) (PDF) (44 Kb)

12 August - Shell chiefs tout $200m FLNG benefit (West Australian) (PDF) (148 Kb)

31 July - Steeled for layoffs as Inpex work a no-show (NT News) (PDF) (26 Kb)

12 July - Steel industry welcomes anti dumping commission (Steel Guru) (PDF) (15 Kb)

11 July - Steel industry welcomes Anti-Dumping Commission (ABC Rural) (PDF) (38 Kb)

10 July - Dollar's dip fillip for WA steel (PDF) (78 Kb)

20 May - New Zealand industry concerned over steel imports (PDF) (34 Kb)

11 May - Steelmakers buckle under pressure (PDF) (121 Kb)

3 May - Xstrata warns Gillard over 'buy Australian' (The Australian) (PDF) (71 Kb)

19 April - Miners slam plan for buy local staff (The Australian) (PDF) (118 Kb)

26 March - Steel group welcomes local content code (Manufacturers Monthly) (PDF) (43 Kb)

26 March - Steel industry positive over new mining code (Morning Bulletin Rockhampton) (PDF) (16 Kb)

20 February - Industry plan creates more local jobs for major projects (Industry Search) (PDF) (21 Kb)

18 January - Unions demand taxpayer-funded firms buy local (The Australian) (PDF) (81 Kb)

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