EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Saab Automobile

Saab Automobile

Geographic Location

Country: Sweden
Region: Västra Götalands län; Västsverige


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.1 - Manufacture of motor vehicles
Number Employed: 8522
Group: Saab

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 24-01-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 100
Planned Job Reductions max: 100
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2003
Direct Dismissals: 100

Additional Information

Saab has decided to reduce its workforce for the second times since November. This time, 100 persons, among whom 65 workers and 35 salaried employees, will have to leave the company. In the last three months, 1400 people have been laid off by Saab.