Japan’s steel industry recovering from earthquake outages
Published: Wednesday, 30 March 2011
Steel mills restart after power shortages; refractory plants damaged by quake
Japans steel industry has made a quick recovery from
the disruption caused by the earthquake and tsunami that hit
the countrys north-east coast on 11 March.
Most of the Japanese steel production is located away from the
earthquake-hit areas in the north-east, but subsequent power
shortages have strongly impacted manufacturing...