BRIEF-Cliffs looking at strategic options for Bloom Lake
Feb 14 (Reuters) - Cliffs Natural Resources Inc
* Could idle Bloom Lake Mine in Quebec if iron ore prices decline substantially for an extended period -CEO
* Cliffs CEO Gary Halverson says will not go ahead with second phase of Bloom Lake Mine alone, looking at strategic options for mine
* Cliffs CEO says options for Bloom Lake include strategic partnerships or a sale
* Cliffs CEO says has had "customer interest" in a partnership on Bloom Lake mine Further company coverage:
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