Internal restructuring
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation
52.24 - Cargo handling

320 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
16 July 2008
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 July 2008


?D Cargo, a freight transport subsidiary of the ?eské dráhy (Czech Railways), has announced 320 redundancies by the end of July 2008 due to the second change of railway time-table this year. The workforce reduction will affect 200 people in traffic operation and 120 white-collar workers. The company currently employs about 12,000 people.

Job losses at ?eské dráhy are also reported to the ERM (see fact sheets 10490 and 11866).

Details of company-level agreement concluded at ?eské dráhy in December 2007 is available on the European Industrial Relations Observatory (EIRO).


  • 16 July 2008: Hospodárske noviny


Eurofound (2008), ČD Cargo, Internal restructuring in Czechia, factsheet number 66888, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/66888.