German contract wins support

Williams, Dede
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p10
Trade Publication
This article highlights the agreement of the German chemical union IG BCE and the federal chemical employers association BAVC on the new contract on wages and working conditions for the chemicals and plastics industries in March 2007. The agreement binds the industry's 1,900 employers to a wage increase of 3.6% annually over 14 months, along with a payment of 0.7% of a month's salary for 13 months, retroactive to January 1, 2007.


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