EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

ICI Paints

ICI Paints

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Location of affected unit(s): Slough, Middlesborough and High Wycombe


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
20 - Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
Number Employed: 5000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 12-05-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 300
Planned Job Reductions max: 300
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring

Additional Information

There is possibility of further staff losses in the first phase and a further restructuring decisions still to be made. The reasons of these restructuration are linked with the wish of ICI to improve the cost-effectiveness of the group.