EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Spain


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26.30 - Manufacture of communication equipment
Number Employed: 1350
Group: Siemens

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 03-07-2013
Planned Job Reductions min: 135
Planned Job Reductions max: 135
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring

Additional Information

German communication equipment manufacture Siemens is to apply a redundancy procedure affecting 135 employees (4% of its entire workforce in Spain).  The measure is part of larger company plan for 2014 aiming to improve its competitiveness.

The company hopes to agree the measure with the unions. This is the second redundancy procedure that the company implements in less than one year. For information on previous restructurings see Siemens-ES2012 and Siemens-ES2003.