Type
Internal restructuring
Country
Czechia
Region
Moravskoslezsko; Moravskoslezsky;
Location of affected unit(s)
NA
Sector
Manufacturing
Manufacture Of Material For Textiles, Apparel, Leather And Related Products
Manufacture Of Textiles
13.9 - Manufacture of other textiles

127 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
10 March 2006
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date

Description

Czech linen textile producer Opavlen Opava announced the need to reduce the workforce due to the inflow of cheap textile products from China. Management stated that only some 20 out of the 147 currently employed are to remain in the factory.


Sources

  • 10 March 2006: Hospod├írske noviny

Citation

Eurofound (2006), Opavlen Opava, Internal restructuring in Czechia, factsheet number 63126, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/63126.