Skip to comments.ArcelorMittal to announce closure of idled French furnaces (factory closures}
Posted on 10/01/2012 10:25:37 PM PDT by CronosEdited on 10/02/2012 5:38:37 AM PDT by Sidebar Moderator. [history]
Steel giant ArcelorMittal was due Monday to announce the closure of two idle blast furnaces in eastern France in a case that symbolises industrial decay and comes amid spiralling unemployment.
The company's works council was due to meet at the company's French headquarters in a northern Paris suburb to discuss the fate of the furnaces in its Florange plant in the eastern Lorraine region, the hub of France's steel industry.
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France mined Iron?
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