EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Puy-de-Dôme; Auvergne; Centre-Est
Location of affected unit(s): Issoire (Puy-de-Dôme)


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemical and botanical products
21 - Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations
Number Employed: 30
Group: Baxter

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 22-07-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 30
Planned Job Reductions max: 30
Type of Restructuring: Offshoring/Delocalisation
Foreseen End Date: 01-07-2004

Additional Information

The American group, Baxter, announced a restructuring plan affecting the plant of Issoire, (Puy-de-Dôme) in France. The 30 workers employed at the units will be dismissed and the plant will close down by July 2004 to relocate in Malta.