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SSI to shed 1,700 jobs as steel industry suffers Teesside blow

Sahaviriya Steel Industries to cut 1,700 jobs at Redcar plant on Teesside

The steelmaking industry has suffered a blow this morning with the news that 1,700 jobs will go as Sahaviriya Steel Industries UK (SSI) ends production at its iron and steel-making facilities on Teesside.

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