Skip navigation

Businesses Staying in Northern Ireland

Violence is flaring up again in Northern Ireland. But several North American and Japanese firms--including Du Pont & Co., Seagate Technology Inc., Fujitsu Ltd., and Bombardier Inc.--say they are not re-evaluating investments. All are among 32 companies planning US$830 million in plants and marketing operations at Belfasts Springvale Business Park. U.S. managers stress that their factories in Northern Ireland have never been targeted by terrorists.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.