Strengthening the Link

Published: 1 May 2007

Policies & Issues: Industrial Policy

“Strengthening the link,” is a metaphor for strengthening the metal articles/ metalworking sector: just as a chain is only as strong as its links, so the metalworking sector is an essential link in the EU’s manufacturing landscape, positioned between its suppliers, the steel and non ferrous metals industry, and its clients, which include most other manufacturing sectors.

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