EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Zakłady Metalowe Dezamet

Company/Organisation:
Zakłady Metalowe Dezamet

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Rzeszowsko-tarnobrzeski; Podkarpackie; Wschodni
Location of affected unit(s): Nowa Dęba

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
25 - Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
Number Employed: 550

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 24-04-2009
Planned Job Reductions min: 100
Planned Job Reductions max: 100
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2009

Additional Information

Zakłady Metalowe Dezamet plans to dismiss 100 workers (out of a workforce of 550) by the end of 2009 from its plant in Nowa Dęba (in podkarpacki region). Dezamet produces a range of weapons and ammunition for the defence sector: hand grenades, rifle grenades, ammunition, air bombs, fuses and from civilian sector: parts to the construction machines, road machines and mining machines.

As reported, Poland has applied for assistance from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF).