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Abet laminati

Abet laminati

Geographic Location

Country: Italy
Region: Cuneo; Piemonte; Nord Ovest
Location of affected unit(s): Bra


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products
22.21 - Manufacture of plastic plates, sheets, tubes and profiles
Number Employed: 600

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 21-01-2019
Planned Job Reductions min: 112
Planned Job Reductions max: 112
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Direct Dismissals: 112

Additional Information

The company Abet Laminati, the largest company in the city of Bra employing about 600 employees, announced to the trade unions that, following the decision on a restructuring and reorganisation plan, the company will open a collective redundancy procedure for 112 employees.

According to the company, the shipping departments, raw materials warehouses, and stock warehouses will be outsourced and the branches of Rome and Reggio Emilia will be closed. Redundancies will also affect other departments.

Following the company's announcement, employee representatives proclaimed an immediate stop of all overtime work in sign of protest.