Metso Outotec starts negotiations concerning reorganization of its manufacturing in Trelleborg, Sweden

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Metso Outotec Corporation's press release, March 8, 2021 at 4:30 PM EET

Metso Outotec has convened local trade unions to negotiations concerning the restructuring and operational development of its Rubber and Poly-Met factory in Trelleborg Sweden. The measures relate to the company’s target to develop its global supply footprint and ensure sustainable and profitable growth. 

The Swedish operations have issued a negotiation proposal, according to which the total reduction need in Trelleborg, Sweden, is approximately 30 positions in the Trelleborg Rubber and Poly-Met production. Metso Outotec will continue to further develop its factory production in Trelleborg, focusing especially on bigger wear parts and engineered consumables.

Metso Outotec’s site in Trelleborg employs about 180 people today.

Further information:

Ulf Kendrup, Administrative Managing Director, Metso Outotec Nordics market area, tel. +46 40 243202, e-mail ulf.kendrup(at)

Helena Marjaranta, VP, Communications and Brand, Metso Outotec, tel. +350 20 484 3212, e-mail: helena.marjaranta(at)

Metso Outotec is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing and metals refining industries globally. By improving our customers’ energy and water efficiency, increasing their productivity, and reducing environmental risks with our product and process expertise, we are the partner for positive change.  

Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso Outotec employs over 15,000 people in more than 50 countries and its sales for 2020 were about EUR 3.9 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.,