10/05/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/05/2020 08:01
Proposed changes are subject to local information and consultation processes as applicable in each country and result from insight gained through reorganizations and work-process changes made over the past several years to improve efficiency and reduce costs. The impact of COVID-19 on the demand for ExxonMobil's products has increased the urgency of the ongoing efficiency work.
It is anticipated that up to 1,600 positions would be impacted by the end of 2021 across the company's affiliates in Europe. Country-specific impacts will depend on the company's local business footprint and market conditions.
Europe remains an important market for ExxonMobil, as evidenced by recent major investments. However, significant actions are needed at this time to improve cost competitiveness and ensure the company manages through these unprecedented market conditions.
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