EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Vorskla Steel

Vorskla Steel

Geographic Location

Country: Denmark
Region: Roskilde amt
Location of affected unit(s): Frederiksværk


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
24.52 - Casting of steel
Number Employed: 150
Group: Vorskla Steel

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 18-06-2008
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 30-06-2008
Foreseen End Date: 30-06-2011
Planned Job Creation: 650

Additional Information

Ukrainian steel company, Vorskla Steel, plans to expand business activities in its electro steel plant in Frederikværk by creating 650 jobs over the next three years. In 2001 the then Danish Company, Dansteel, had to close making 1100 redundant.