EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Royal Dutch Shell

Royal Dutch Shell

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Location of affected unit(s): All Poland


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of coke, and refined petroleum products
19.2 - Manufacture of refined petroleum products

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 19-07-2013
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 20-07-2013
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2014
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

On 19 July 2013, Anglo-Dutch oil company Royal Dutch Shell announced its plans to create 1,000 jobs across Poland by the end of 2014. The restructuring programme is closely related to the acquisition of petrol station chain Neste in Poland, which took place in April 2013.