U.S. Steel provides details on East Chicago layoffs

Pittsburgh-based U.S. Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) is providing a few more details regarding the previously-announced shutdown of its tin plant in East Chicago. In a  notice to the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, the company says it expects the total number of employees who will lose their jobs to be fewer than 150.  However, U.S. Steel says the exact numbers are subject to discussions with the United Steelworkers.