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Corus Group

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Corus Group plc, normally referred to simply as Corus, is one of the world's largest producers of steel, headquartered in London.

1999 October 6th. Formed from the merger of Koninklijke Hoogovens N.V. with British Steel

2003 Employing 64,900 persons.[1]

2007 April 2nd. Taken over by India's Tata Steel

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Sources of Information

  1. International Directory of Company Histories. Vol 49