EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Region: Northumberland and Tyne and Wear; North East
Location of affected unit(s): Macclesfield


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
24 - Manufacture of basic metals

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-08-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 100
Planned Job Reductions max: 100
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring

Additional Information

The Macclesfield-based firm said demand is not expected to recover until next year in most of its markets and not until 2006 in the commercial aviation and power sectors. Most of the job losses will be from its operations.