EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: World
Location of affected unit(s): Montréal, Toronto, Belfast


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
30 - Manufacture of other transport equipment
Number Employed: 75000
Group: Bombardier

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-03-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 3000
Planned Job Reductions max: 3000
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 01-03-2004

Additional Information

Bombardier, first worldwide producer of regional planes and trains, has announced 3,000 redundancies in its aeronautical division. The job losses, which are expected to be effective within a year, will be distributed on the production sites of Montréal, Toronto and Belfast.