EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Fabryka Form Metalowych FORMET

Fabryka Form Metalowych FORMET

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Bydgoski; Kujawsko-Pomorskie; Polnocny
Location of affected unit(s): Bydgoszcz


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
28.91 - Manufacture of machinery for metallurgy

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 07-09-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 119
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-09-2012
Foreseen End Date: 31-01-2013

Additional Information

On 7 September 2012, state-owned company Fabryka Form Metalowych FORMET (metal mould plant) in Bydgoszcz announced plans to dismiss 119 people. The redundancies will be implemented between September 2012 and January 2013.

The local trade unions claimed that the financial situation of the company is very difficult, but the representatives of FORMET have not commented on this.

Fabryka Form Metalowych FORMET produces injection moulds for plastics, rubber injection moulds, pressure casting moulds for metals and punching tools.