TITLE

Marghera staff face Christmas lay-off

AUTHOR(S)
Coiro, Giovanni
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;12/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 47, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the layoff at Dow Chemical. The company could make 180 workers at its Porto Marghera complex in Italy redundant before the Christmas holidays, an Italian trade union source said last week. The company was likely to go ahead with the job cuts if the Italian authorities failed to sign a deal to revive the chemical industry in the region by the end of the year.
ACCESSION #
23578694

 

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