EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Papeteries de la Seine

Papeteries de la Seine

Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Hauts-de-Seine; île de France
Location of affected unit(s): Nanterre


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of wood and paper products, and printing
17 - Manufacture of paper and paper products
Number Employed: 106
Group: Smurfit Kappa

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-03-2011
Planned Job Reductions min: 106
Type of Restructuring: Closure
Employment Effect Start: 01-07-2011
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2011
Direct Dismissals: 106

Additional Information

On 4 March 2011, the Irish pulp and paper group Smurfit Kappa announced the closure of a plant in Nanterre (Haut-de-Seine) and the dismissal of its 106 employees. The announcement was made before the central works council; a follow up meeting will be held in mid-March. The company expect to close the plant in the next 10 months which means that redundancies will begin soon.