Production in the region while struggling, has managed to produce a few Unique Items in this wasteland
Aside from Steel, this scrap is the lifeblood of the area. It is extremely easy to clean blood off of a glass container, and though the material is fragile it is also sharp, making it useful in weaponry.
Rumor has it this Herb was Coached back to life from a single seed, while currently there isn't much use for it besides the occasional Stew, Cooks in the Area are eager to get their hands on a new Ingredient
Discovery of Blood Stones and Nickel
Seems there has been a history of large deposits of Blood Stone and Nickel found in the Steel City Area. You can expect to find them with at least some what regular frequency in this area of the world.