An unconfirmed number of ThyssenKrupp workers are on strike
today at facilities across Germany, along with workers from
other metals industry trade unions, sources close to the
situation told Metal Bulletin on Wednesday May 2.
Workers belonging to the Arbeitgeberverband and IG Metall
unions are striking in the midst of negotiations for higher
The industrial action comes on the heels of recent
announcements that unemployment has increased in the northern
European country and wages have gone down in some industries.
ThyssenKrupp declined to comment on the situation at the time