EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

OFS Fitel

OFS Fitel

Geographic Location

Country: Denmark
Region: København og Frederiksberg kommuner


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Number Employed: 300
Group: Furukawa Electric

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 12-08-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 200
Planned Job Reductions max: 200
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-08-2003
Foreseen End Date: 01-08-2003
Direct Dismissals: 200

Additional Information

The fiberpotic factory OFS Fitel, subisidiary of Furukawa Electric is hit by overproduction at the market in the tele industry and dismiss 200 out of 300 employees.