The agreed pay protocol will remain in force up to 31 August 2012.
The pay of professional and managerial employees will increase by at most 0.5%; the amount and timing of pay raises are subject to local agreement. If necessary, company-specific agreements to cancel or postpone pay hikes can be negotiated.
About 1,000 professional and managerial employees work in the mechanical forest industry.
Furniture and joinery industry employees negotiate collective labour agreement
For additional information, please contact:
Jari Forss, Executive Vice President,
Finnish Forest Industries Federation,
tel. +358 9 132 4440 or mobile +358 40 570 7652