British government pledges support for steel plant

Steelworkers protest at Tata Steel's plant in Port Talbot, south Wales, on April 1, 2016The government will do all it can to keep Britain’s biggest steelworks running, Business Secretary Sajid Javid said Sunday, in the face of a crisis threatening the country’s steel industry. Indian steel giant Tata Steel announced Tuesday it was putting its loss-making British business up for sale, including the Port Talbot plant on the south Wales coast. Javid said he thought there was time to find a buyer for the plant and Tata Steel’s other UK assets.

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