Viscose blow

Chemical company Courtaulds is to close 25,000 tonnes a year of viscose fibre capacity at its site in Grimsby, Lincolnshire. It will close two of the plant’s four production lines in July with 90 job losses. Attempts will be made to redeploy the staff at other fibre production facilities.

Chemical company Courtaulds is to close 25,000 tonnes a year of viscose fibre capacity at its site in Grimsby, Lincolnshire. It will close two of the plant’s four production lines in July with 90 job losses. Attempts will be made to redeploy the staff at other fibre production facilities.