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22 January 2018 10:17 (South Africa)

Numsa wants ArcelorMittal to be nationalised

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA has called for ArcelorMittal SA to be nationalised. Numsa feels that the fight over iron ore prices between ArcelorMittal and Kumba Iron Ore provides reason enough to nationalise the steel maker. The union has made no allusion to the fact that in its previous incarnation, as Iscor, ArcelorMittal was in fact partially owned by the government. Read more: Times Live

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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