ST. PETERSBURG, January 10. /Corr. Natalia Koroleva, Svetlana Afonina/. Located in St. Petersburg plant of Japanese automaker Nissan will cut 252 units in March. On the release of employees of LLC “Nissan manufacturing Rus” informed the city authorities in late December, reported by the employment service of St. Petersburg.
“It is expected a reduction of 252 people 14 March 2016 due to optimization of number of staff. The released citizens are offered jobs in the company”, – said the representative of the employment service. He also noted that the Agency of employment of the population of the Vyborg district of St. Petersburg and LLC “Nissan manufacturing Rus” developed a joint action plan aimed at promoting the employment of citizens were laid off.
The government of St. Petersburg expects lower production of cars by the end of 2015 by 20%
Previously reported that the plant “Nissan manufacturing Rus” is in simple from December 31 to January 15, this period will not work 1214 people. The reason is the optimization of number of staff, reported to the employment service of the city. In a press-service of the automaker Nissan said that the traditional new year holidays at the plant will continue, as planned, from 1 to 10 January. The pipeline twice to temporarily suspend, from 31 December to 1 January and from 11 to 15 January, said the Agency interlocutor.
Nissan March will go to work in one shift, slashing 500 jobs, reported by the company. In December 2015, the Governor Georgy Poltavchenko said that it is about reduction of 300 employees, with a plan to save about 100 jobs, beginning the Assembly of a model. According to sources, speech can go about the production Infiniti.
St. Petersburg plant Nissan builds the X-Trail, Murano, Pathfinder and Qashqai, however, the production of the Pathfinder SUV with autumn temporarily suspended. The design capacity of the enterprise makes 100 thousand cars a year. The plant in double shift working more than two thousand people.