EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Austria
Region: Niederösterreich; Ostösterreich
Location of affected unit(s): Traiskirchen


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products
22.11 - Manufacture of rubber tyres and tubes; retreading and rebuilding of rubber tyres
Number Employed: 2200
Group: Continental

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 10-04-2002
Planned Job Reductions min: 1350
Planned Job Reductions max: 2200
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy/Closure
Employment Effect Start: 01-04-2002
Foreseen End Date: 01-12-2005

Additional Information

Semperit AG Holding is one of the world's leading manufacturers of industrial rubber and plastic products.5821 employees (Sept 2002).