Critical materials requirements of the U.S. steel industry
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Critical materials requirements of the U.S. steel industry by United States. Dept. of Commerce.

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Published by The Department in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English



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  • Steel industry and trade -- United States.,
  • Strategic materials -- Government policy -- United States.

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Statementprepared by U.S. Department of Commerce under the National Materials and Minerals Policy, Research, and Development Act of 1980.
LC ClassificationsHD9515 .U57 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 259 p. :
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2817328M
LC Control Number83602192

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