EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Formica Corporation

Formica Corporation

Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Aude; Languedoc-Roussillon; Méditerranée
Location of affected unit(s): Quillan (Aude)


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products
23 - Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products
Number Employed: 149
Group: Formica Corporation

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-12-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 149
Planned Job Reductions max: 149
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy/Closure

Additional Information

Formica Corporation announced the closure of Quillan plant (Aude, France). The measure affects 149 workers. Some workers might be redeployed in other units in Spain, United Kingdom or even Finland.