24th of April 2014, 10.56 A.M., Lucchini S.p.A., one of the biggest iron and steel factory in Italy, turns off the last of their furnace.
Is the effect of the economical crisis begun ten years ago. It comported more than 3000 to be fired off, both from Piombino and the hinterland.
As the city was born with the factory, so it died.
The crisis extended to many local firms, causing the closure of some and the destruction of the dream of a stable job for the young generation. Now there is no more p