Job losses at Teesside site

110 jobs are to go at SABIC UK Petrochemicals on Teesside. The company currently employs a 700 strong workforce across its Teesside operations.

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Over 100 jobs to be lost at SABIC on Teesside

Just over 1000 jobs across Europe will be affected by SABIC's announcement.

With more than 100 posts affected on Teesside, the area's Manufacturing Director, Mike Ducker, told ITV News difficult decisions had to be made:

Mr Ducker said the company had begun a consultation process with staff.

He also confirmed that SABIC would attempt to redeploy as many people as possible and provide external support to help workers find other jobs.

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110 jobs to go at SABIC on Teesside

SABIC is restructuring its operations across Europe Credit: SABIC UK

110 jobs are to go at the SABIC UK Petrochemicals on Teesside. The company currently employs a 700 strong workforce across its Teesside operations.

A fall in demand for its products as a result of the world-wide recession has lead to the major restructuring programme across its operations in Europe. Fifty contractor agency positions are also being lost.

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