EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Gironde; Aquitaine; Sud-Ouest
Location of affected unit(s): Canéjan (Gironde)


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Number Employed: 1350

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 30-06-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 749
Planned Job Reductions max: 749
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 01-12-2003
Direct Dismissals: 310
Other Job Reduction Measures: 439

Additional Information

Solectron, world leader of electronic supply, announced a restructuring plan affecting 449 employees at the Canéjan unit. 310 jobs linked with the production will be dismissed and 139 job will be threatened through indirect measures. In the same time, 300 temporary employees will be dismissed at the Canéjan and Cestas units. The plan is due to the problem linked with the telecom sector.