Internal restructuring
Location of affected unit(s)
Germany, France, UK and others
Manufacture For Transport Equipment
Manufacture Of Motor Vehicles, Trailers And Semi-Trailers
29.3 - Manufacture Of Parts And Accessories For Motor Vehicles

8,000 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
13 July 2023
Employment effect (start)
13 July 2023
Foreseen end date
31 December 2025


Autoliv, the Swedish-American automotive supplier headquartered in Stockholm, has announced plans to cut around 8,000 positions worldwide (11% of its total workforce), mainly in Europe (320 employees will be affected in France and 500 in Germany). Moreover, the possible closure of a plant in UK has been announced. It is not clear which other locations will be affected. The restructuring is part of a strategic plan aims at reducing structural costs worldwide, as a result of the increasing challenges the company is facing due to the rise in inflation.

The company's restructuring events in France and Germany have also been recorded in the ERM database: Autoliv 2023 - Germany , Autoliv 2023 - France



Eurofound (2023), Autoliv, Internal restructuring in World, factsheet number 200546, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/200546.