Nokian Heavy Tyres Ltd. Announces Change Negotiations Impacting Nokia Factory Employees

Nokian Heavy Tyres Ltd. has initiated change negotiations aimed at aligning production with current market demands. These negotiations will impact approximately 160 employees at the company's Nokia factory.

The proposed adjustments include potential layoffs and reductions in working hours for employees in the Heavy Tyres division. These measures are planned as temporary layoffs, with each affected employee potentially facing up to 90 days of reduced work time. The implementation of these adjustments is scheduled for the remainder of 2024 and the first quarter of 2025. The negotiation period will last for two weeks.

Nokian Tyres, renowned for developing and manufacturing premium tyres, focuses on safety, sustainability, and predictability. The company’s products, inspired by Scandinavian heritage, cater to passenger cars, trucks, and heavy machinery, ensuring reliability in all driving conditions. Nokian Tyres’ Vianor chain also provides extensive tyre and car services. In 2023, the company reported net sales of EUR 1,174 million and employed over 3,400 professionals. Nokian Tyres is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.

For further details, please visit Nokian Tyres’ official website.

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