Workers protest at Arcelor cuts at Isbergues

French workers have demonstrated against Arcelor’s planned closure of the steelmaking facilities at Isbergues, with the loss of 400 jobs

The closure of the meltshop at Isbergues was announced as part of an extensive restructuring of Ugine & ALZ, Arcelor’s stainless steel division, intended to reduce costs. Isbergues has to...


May 22, 2003

18:20 GMT