Fedex, an American courier service company and part of the multinational TNT group, has announced it wil dismiss 671 employees in its facility in the airport of Liege. The restructuring is part of a larger European strategy to centralise operations further. Concretely, a part of the actitivies at the airport of Liege will be transferred to Paris Charles de Gaulle. Trade union representatives at Fedex have stated that currently only administrative personnel are affected by the internal restructuring. The larger European effort will in total lead to the dismissal of approximately 6300 employees.