Story: Iron and steel

New Zealand Steel mill

New Zealand Steel mill

Situated at Glenbrook, south of Auckland, New Zealand Steel’s mill produces a range of flat steel roofing and other products for both the domestic and export markets. About 650,000 tonnes of steel are produced each year.

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Fleur Templeton, 'Iron and steel - Attempts to extract iron', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 September 2021)

Story by Fleur Templeton, published 12 Jun 2006