What is the impact of the new coronavirus, which is located behind Stena Line's massive layoffs. The travel restrictions that many countries introduced not only to passenger transport by sea and, hence, the need of the employees of the board.
it's not at all any longer, and the lines to and from the united states, Denmark, Poland, Germany, and Latvia, the passenger flows in the virtually come to a halt over the past couple of days. The shipping company believes that its operations are not going to recover until the summer.
" We were informed by the trade unions, in the morning, and I think that shows a great deal of understanding. Everyone can see what's going on, " says Stena Line's ceo, He He.
According to his work, it is, above all, to travel to and from the scandinavian countries that have been affected to date, the trips in the Irish sea is more pristine. The notice, at least 950 people, equivalent to every other employee in the scandinavian countries, but in terms of global employment, it is one in four.
Stena Line's nine-flag vessels, as well as staff in all locations where the company operate as well as the two subsidiaries of Stena Line Travel Group and are Retail & Food Services, which are under threat of redundancy.
The main customers on the contractors, i.e. service industries, which account for 65 per cent of the total revenues. This is so far unaffected.
" We're about to clean fraktprodukt, in order to cope with our daily bread, and say, He He.
the notice from Stena Line had been prepared before the government announced its rescue package for the industry. It may be that the introduction of new measures to mitigate the impact somewhat.
" We're looking at it right now. The package looks good. It is necessary, and do not appear to be in Sweden. It is a good thing that they are not rushed, but they did their homework first, " says Stena Line's ceo.
the Popularity has been marked by a distinct decline as a result of the coronavirus.
" We've never seen anything like it. It's going very fast now. Since the beginning of march, we have been a progressive and accelerating decline and now we're losing visitors and sales at a very rapid pace. It is a very, very serious-and troubling, " says Mr Lennerhov, managing director of the Facilities for the DI.see the.
Lennerhov tells me that the customer visits as compared with normal times, the sales declined by 10 per cent in the first week of march, and by 30 per cent in the previous week. This past weekend was the loss of 40 per cent.
" there is No evidence of any change for the better. On the contrary, I believe that the decline will continue to accelerate to at least 50 per cent this week, " says Mr Lennerhov problems.see the.
According to the Facilities manager : all of the recruitment for the summer is a peak season for the company, has been suspended. The approximately 1,500 employees, is likely to be for many of them, such as the sale progressed.
"If the operations are to be halved, so it goes without saying that we now have an incredible loss," says Mr Lennerhov, which, however, do not want to comment on the size of the cuts.
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