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Zakłady Włókien Chemicznych STILON

Company/Organisation:
Zakłady Włókien Chemicznych STILON

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Gorzowski; Lubuskie; Polnocno-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Gorzów Wielkopolski

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
20 - Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
Number Employed: 700

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 16-01-2009
Planned Job Reductions min: 240
Planned Job Reductions max: 240
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 31-03-2009

Additional Information

Zakłady Włókien Chemicznych STILON, the chemical fibres producer, is to cut 240 jobs at its Gorzów Wielkopolski plant by the end of March 2009. The plant currently employs 700 workers. STILON is Poland’s largest producer of polyamide fibres for use in the garment industry and industrial purposes and structural granulates for the automotive and electro-technical industries.