EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: World
Location of affected unit(s): USA, China, India, Australy and Europe (Sweden ,Spain, Gemany and Italy)


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Number Employed: 87000
Group: Electrolux

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-12-2002
Planned Job Reductions min: 5091
Planned Job Reductions max: 5091
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-12-2002

Additional Information

The Board of Directors has authorised a number of restructuring measures to improve productivity and adjust the cost structure. In Europe, these measures will affect plants in Italy, Germany, Spain and Sweden. According to the restructuring plan, 99 employees will be dismissed in Sweden.