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Haldex extends COVID-19 layoffs | Automotive Industry News

Weighty truck suspension and braking specialist Haldex said it had extended quick-term layoffs for most workforce in Landskrona, Sweden, initially released on 30 March and influencing 250 workers.

The COVID-19 pandemic lowered desire and the quick-term doing the job plan has now been extended to previous at the very least until eventually the end of Could.

An settlement with the unions gives home for even more extensions as extensive as COVID-19 affects the business enterprise.

Haldex will consistently review the circumstance in coming months.

“Unfortunately, we must prolong the quick-term doing the job plan to change the price foundation as extensive as COVID-19 impacts our business enterprise.

Obviously, we want to prevent layoffs as far as attainable and these actions let us to manage our proficient workforce making certain a fast ramp up of doing the job several hours as the circumstance enhances.”¬†said CEO and president Helene Svahn in a statement.