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Essar Steel Algoma Announces Investor Relations Appointment

July 23, 2013

SAULT STE MARIE, ON, July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - ESSAR Steel Algoma Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Flora
Wood to lead Investor Relations effective immediately.  Flora has over
fifteen years of experience leading investor relations, most recently
with Inmet Mining Corporation and previously for Harris Steel Group
Inc. until its acquisition by Nucor Corporation in 2007.  While at
Harris Steel, she won the Canadian award for Best Investor Relations
Officer of a mid-cap company.

Kalyan Ghosh, Chief Executive Officer commented on the appointment “We
are pleased to fill this important role as we continue to build
relationships with our bondholders and the broader investment
community.  Flora comes to us with relevant experience in mining and
construction, and a track record of building trust with stakeholders. 
Ms. Wood is a positive addition to our professional team as we
consolidate support for our operations in this challenging steel

A member of the Essar Group, Essar Steel Algoma Inc. is based in Sault
Ste. Marie, Ontario.  As a fully integrated steel producer, the Company
derives its revenues primarily from the manufacture and sale of hot and
cold rolled steel products including sheet and plate.

SOURCE Essar Steel Algoma Inc.

Source: PR Newswire