Steel maker US Steel Košice has said it will temporarily close some of its production lines at Christmas because of a recession on world steel markets, sending all but 2,700 of its 15,000 employees home for an enforced two week holiday.
Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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21. Nov 2001 at 9:03