Caroni East MP

Dr Gopeesingh calls for "meaningful discussions" with ArcelorMittal

Caroni East Member of Parliament and former Minister of Education, Dr Tim Gopeesingh is calling on the Prime Minister to engage in "meaningful discussions" with steel manufacturers ArcelorMittal.

Dr Gopeesingh says the impact of the plants' closure on downstream industries can be dire.

The following is a statement from Dr Gopeesingh:

"The Dr. Keith Rowley administration must immediately engage Arcelor Mittal in meaningful discussions with a view to having the multinational enterprise continue its operations in Trinidad and Tobago.