Steel maker SSAB to cut almost 300 jobs in Finland
SSAB has laid out plans to shed up to 295 positions in Finland. The Stockholm-headquartered steel manufacturer announced on Thursday that it will launch consultative negotiations with personnel employed at its steel mill in Raahe and its construction division, Ruukki Construction.
The negotiations will affect all of the 2,455 staff members at the steel mill and are expected to result in the reduction of up to 210 positions in Raahe. The negotiations will also affect the majority of personnel employed in the construction division and are expected to result in the reduction of up to 85 positions.