Metsä Tissue, Metsä Group's tissue and cooking paper business has finished the statutory negotiations commenced in September in its Finnish units. The negotiations were part of Metsä Tissue's on-going company-wide organisational restructuring targeted to improve profitability. As a result of the statutory negotiations the reduction of personnel will be 19 people. Metsä Tissue's Finnish operations are based in Espoo and Mänttä and it employs approximately 480 people in Finland.
"By restructuring and reorganising our operations, we aim to secure our future competitiveness on the growing tissue and cooking paper market," says Metsä Tissue's CEO Mika Joukio.