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Piombino

 

a city and port in central Italy, in the province of Leghorn, Tuscany region, on the coast of Follonica Bay, Tyrrhenian Sea. Population, 39,000 (1966). It is an important metallurgical center, with one of the country’s major state metallurgical combines. In 1972 the port’s cargo turnover amounted to 4.8 million tons.

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"Because I was arrested at Piombino, and I presume that, like Milan and Florence, Piombino has become the capital of some French department."
The king, however, having acquired Lombardy, regained at once the authority which Charles had lost: Genoa yielded; the Florentines became his friends; the Marquess of Mantua, the Duke of Ferrara, the Bentivogli, my lady of Forli, the Lords of Faenza, of Pesaro, of Rimini, of Camerino, of Piombino, the Lucchese, the Pisans, the Sienese--everybody made advances to him to become his friend.
Assets included within the divestment package include ArcelorMittal Ostrava (Czech Republic), ArcelorMittal Galati (Romania), ArcelorMittal Skopje (Macedonia), ArcelorMittal Piombino (Italy), ArcelorMittal Dudelange (Luxembourg) and several finishing lines at ArcelorMittal LiAge (Belgium).
The seven sites, which today became part of Liberty, employ over 14,000 people and include the major integrated steel works at Ostrava in the Czech Republic and Galati in Romania as well as rolling mills at Skopje (North Macedonia), Piombino (Italy), Dudelange (Luxembourg) and two plants near Liege in Belgium.
Moreover, the company said in a separate statement that it has acquired 10,000 equity shares of Rs 10 each comprising the entire issued and paid-up equity share capital of Piombino Steel Limited from JSW Techno Projects Management Limited.
The announcement closely follows the statement last month that Liberty Steel had reached conditional agreement with ArcelorMittal to acquire major integrated works at Galati in Romania and Ostrava in the Czech Republic, along with mills at Skopje in Macedonia and Piombino in Italy.
ArcelorMittal announces it has received a binding offer from Liberty House Group for the acquisition of ArcelorMittal Ostrava (Czech Republic), ArcelorMittal Galati (Romania), ArcelorMittal Skopje (Macedonia) and ArcelorMittal Piombino (Italy).
In a landmark transaction that would take Liberty's total rolling capacity to over 15 million tonnes (MT) a year, the group has made a binding offer to buy ArcelorMittal's major integrated works at Galati in Romania and Ostrava in the Czech Republic, along with rolling mills at Skopje in Macedonia and Piombino in Italy, said a statement.
ArcelorMittal earlier announced that it has received a binding offer from Liberty House Group for the acquisition of ArcelorMittal Ostrava, ArcelorMittal Galati, ArcelorMittal Skopje and ArcelorMittal Piombino. The four assets are part of a divestment package the Company agreed with the European Commission during its merger control investigation into the company's acquisition of Ilva S.p.A.
Piombino, Contributory Liability under the ACPA: A More Effective Approach to Deterring Cybersquatting at Its Source, 22 ROGER WILLIAMS U.
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