EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

ZGH Bolesław

ZGH Bolesław

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Centralny slaski; Slaskie; Poludniowy
Location of affected unit(s): Miasteczko Śląskie


Sector: Mining / quarrying
Mining and quarrying
07 - Mining of metal ores
Number Employed: 1000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 02-02-2009
Planned Job Reductions min: 200
Planned Job Reductions max: 200
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 30-06-2009

Additional Information

ZGH Bolesław (Zakłady Górniczo-Hutnicze Bolesław), a mining and processing company, is to cut 200 jobs out of 1,000 at the Miasteczko Śląskie plant by the end of June 2009. The company extracts zinc and lead ore and processes it into electrolytic zinc and an assortment of alloys.