Steel industry losing exports

Sir Ken Jackson, leader of the Amalgamated Engineering and Electrical Union, has written to industry secretary Stephen Byers urging him to help the Welsh steel industry. The strong pound has cut demand by 10% and the industry is losing £60m a month in exports.

Sir Ken Jackson, leader of the Amalgamated Engineering and Electrical Union, has written to industry secretary Stephen Byers urging him to help the Welsh steel industry. The strong pound has cut demand by 10% and the industry is losing £60m a month in exports.