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175 jobs are believed to be going at an engineering firm in Redruth. Pall Europe Limited says it's moving some of its operations abroad. It's been described as a devastating blow to the town.
Workers were told of the the company's plans today. The factory has been in the town for more than 30 years. The company's other factory near Newquay is not affected. Cllr Mike Eddowes and Redruth's Mayor Cllr Judy Davidson gave us these reactions.
175 jobs could go in Cornwall with the closure of a factory that makes filters for industry and aerospace markets.
Pall Europe said it would be closing its plant at Redruth and moving operations to Slovakia.
The company has another factory near Newquay which it said would not be affected.