EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

ThyssenKrupp Presta

Company/Organisation:
ThyssenKrupp Presta

Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: Düsseldorf, Kreisfreie Stadt; Düsseldorf; Nordrhein-Westfalen
Location of affected unit(s): Düsseldorf

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.32 - Manufacture of other parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 340
Group: ThyssenKrupp

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 31-05-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 340
Planned Job Reductions max: 340
Type of Restructuring: Closure
Employment Effect Start: 31-05-2012
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2012
Direct Dismissals: 155
Other Job Reduction Measures: 185

Additional Information

As reported on 31 May 2012 by Rheinische Post, ThyssenKrupp subsidiary ThyssenKrupp Presta, an automotive supplier, will close its site in Düsseldorf by the end of 2012 and 155 jobs will be cut.

In total, ThyssenKrupp Presta employs 340 people in Düsseldorf, 140 of them are employed on fixed-term contracts, which are to expire, and other employees who, ThyssenKrupp Presta hopes, may accept early retirement.