EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Dansk Eternit

Company/Organisation:
Dansk Eternit

Geographic Location

Country: Denmark
Region: Nordjyllands amt
Location of affected unit(s): Aalborg

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products
23.65 - Manufacture of fibre cement
Number Employed: 1000
Group: FLS Industries

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 01-10-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 110
Planned Job Reductions max: 110
Type of Restructuring: Offshoring/Delocalisation
Employment Effect Start: 01-10-2003
Foreseen End Date: 01-10-2004
Direct Dismissals: 110

Additional Information

FLS Industries closes Dansk Eternit in Aalborg and gives a redundancy notice to 110 employees. The production will move to the Czech Republic by end of 2004. Dansk Eternit has 1,000 employees in Europe.