Type
Internal restructuring
Country
Czechia
Region
Stredni Morava; Olomoucky;
Location of affected unit(s)
Mohelnice
Sector
Manufacturing
Manufacture Of Computer, Electrical Electronic And Optical Products
Manufacture Of Electrical Equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment

600 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
22 December 2008
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2009
Foreseen end date
30 April 2009

Description

On 22 December 2008, Siemens Elektromotory, an electric motor manufacturer, announced 210 job cuts out of a total 2,100 employees at its Mohelnice plant. This restructuring was due to the global financial crisis and was to be implemented at the beginning of 2009. On 19 March 2009, the company said that a total number of job losses would reach up to 600 and be implemented by the end of April 2009.


Sources

  • 19 March 2009: Hospod├írske noviny
  • 22 December 2008: Hospod├írske noviny

Citation

Eurofound (2008), Siemens Elektromotory, Internal restructuring in Czechia, factsheet number 67692, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/67692.