ArcelorMittal (MT) looks to provide reassurance about its deal with the French government to...

|About: ArcelorMittal (MT)|By:, SA News Editor

ArcelorMittal (MT) looks to provide reassurance about its deal with the French government to save two blast furnaces at its Florange site in northern France by saying that its withdrawal of an application to use the furnaces in an EU pilot project, which was key to the deal, doesn't mean that the company is abandoning the scheme. "(This) is perfectly coherent with what is in the agreement signed with the French government," ArcelorMittal says. (previous)