Cliffs buys Freewest chromite

By Jessica Roberts
Published: Tuesday, 24 November 2009

Noront’s offer discarded as Cliffs Natural Resources bids C$0.70/share for Freewest

Chromite developer Freewest Resources Canada Inc. has been snapped up by international mining company, Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., dashing the hopes of competitor Noront Resources Inc. who launched a hostile takeover bid for the company in October (IM 7 October 2009: Noront...

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