EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Vishay BC Components

Company/Organisation:
Vishay BC Components

Geographic Location

Country: Belgium
Region: Prov. West-Vlaanderen; Vlaams Gewest
Location of affected unit(s): Roulers

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Number Employed: 255

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-02-2006
Planned Job Reductions min: 176
Planned Job Reductions max: 176
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2007

Additional Information

Manufacturer of passive components, Vishay BC Components, based in Roulers, announced on 8 February 2006 the suppression of 176 jobs until 2007. 79 employees will remain in the company.