Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend on Common Shares

| Source: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc

CLEVELAND, July 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend on the Company's common shares of $0.15 per share. The cash dividend will be payable on Sept. 2, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 15, 2014.

About Cliffs Natural Resources Inc.
Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. is an international mining and natural resources company. The Company is a major global iron ore producer and a significant producer of high-and low-volatile metallurgical coal. Cliffs' strategy is to continually achieve greater scale and diversification in the mining industry through a focus on serving the world's largest and fastest growing steel markets. Driven by the core values of social, environmental and capital stewardship, Cliffs associates across the globe endeavor to provide all stakeholders operating and financial transparency.

The Company is organized through a global commercial group responsible for sales and delivery of Cliffs' products and a global operations group responsible for the production of the minerals the Company markets. Cliffs operates iron ore and coal mines in North America and an iron ore mining complex in Western Australia.

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