ERJ staff report (DS)
Traiskirchen, Austria — Seven years after closing tyre manufacture at the former Semperit plant in Traiskirchen in Austria, Continental has decided to finally close the site with the loss of 195 jobs.
Conti said yesterday that it will end rubber mixing operations at the site by the end of the year. It previously said it will close steel cord calendering operations there at the same time. The company said a few administrative jobs might remain.Â
The company said its work support foundations, set…