Eco-concerns mount, but... -- For Alang it is time to break
the Chinese ship yards
IN 1998-99, they had a turnover of around Rs. 25,000 crores and
pushed about three million tonnes of steel into the Indian market.
In the current fiscal, a two-month lay-off in May-June forced
by an exodus of its 35,000 workforce notwithstanding, the largest
shipbreaking yard in the world at Alang in Gujarat hopes to do
an encore performance.
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