BASF makes more cuts

December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 47, p11
Trade Publication
The article deals with the layoffs at BASF. The company has reached an agreement with employee representatives at Minden, Germany, to eliminate 130 jobs at the pharmaceutical intermediates site by July 2007. The company's original plans foresaw the loss of 200 jobs, following 95 cuts in 2005.


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