HAMILTON, Ontario, March 4 /CNW/ -- U. S. Steel Canada Inc., a foreign
subsidiary of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X), announced today that
it has withdrawn from negotiations to sell its 44.6 percent interest in the
Wabush Mines Joint Venture to ArcelorMittal Dofasco Inc.
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc holds a 26.8 percent interest and Dofasco holds a
28.6 percent interest in the Wabush Mines Joint Venture.
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For further information: John Armstrong, +1-412-433-6792; Erin DiPietro,
+1-412-433-6845, both for U. S. Steel Canada Inc. Web Site: