For the year, Samsung Group reduced the workforce by approximately 10,000 people
According to the source, Samsung Electronics and three other Samsung Group in total over the past year has cut more than 8,000 employees amid economic uncertainty.
To be precise, the specialists of the Financial Supervisory Service has estimated that the total staff of the companies Samsung Electronics, Samsung Display, Samsung Electro-Mechanics and Samsung SDI in September totaled 139 323 people, which is 5.5% or 8117 less than a year earlier.
Of them, Samsung Electronics has fired 3183 employee, and Samsung Display reduced state in 1820. Samsung Electro-Mechanics and Samsung SDI respectively reduced 1311 and 1803 people.
If we talk about the number of employees of Samsung Group as a whole, it declined for the year by 4.3% to 212 496. Came whether of the reductions for the period after Samsung has refused to fully model Note7 unknown.