Saint-Gobain Vetrotex: lay-offs at Italian facility

Saint-Gobain Vetrotex of Vado Ligure in northern Italy is to lay off 21 out of 37 employees in the glass cloth department. The company has taken the measure in response to a sharp fall in demand in 20…

Saint-Gobain Vetrotex of Vado Ligure in northern Italy is to lay off 21 out of 37 employees in the glass cloth department. The company has taken the measure in response to a sharp fall in demand in 2008 which is set to continue in 2009 following the slump in the construction sector.