Latest update: 28/11/2012
- France - François Hollande - French economy - industry - steel
Mittal Meltdown (part 2)
Is Lakshmi Mittal really no longer welcome in France? François Hollande hosts the Indian-born steel magnate in a bid to save the Florange blast furnaces in eastern France. Hollande is threatening to temporarily nationalise the site. Can he do it and will it scare away foreign investors?
- Valérie RABAULT. Vice-President, National Financial Commission, French National Assembly;
- Felix MARQUARDT. Founder of Marquardt and Marquardt; Member of "Barrez-vous" (from Berlin);
- Pascal PERRI. Professor of Economics, Novancia Business School;
- Markus KARLSSON. France 24 Business Editor;
Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Christopher Davis.