IT Home February 24 news, Canon China previously announced that it plans to close part of the production line in Zhuhai, which mainly produces digital camera products, and will still retain a small parts production line.
Previously, Canon's Zhuhai plant was currently on holiday, and although employees had learned that the factory was going to close, most of the employees were still waiting for the severance compensation plan to land.
According to interface news reports, Canon China Chairman Hideki Ozawa in an interview with the media, introduced the closure of Canon's Zhuhai plant, saying that 100% of Canon's Zhuhai plant employees have signed a labor contract termination agreement, and only a few dozen people are currently left to finish the factory closure, and it is expected that the factory will be officially closed before the end of June.
"The employees happily signed the agreement without any complaints."
IT Home learned that Canon's Zhuhai plant could produce lenses and cameras in the early years, and then successively produced printers, fax machines, scanners, CIS contact image sensors and other products. In recent years, the company's main products include: lenses, digital cameras, digital video cameras and so on.
The announcement said that in recent years, the global camera market has shrunk sharply, coupled with the long-term ravages of the new crown pneumonia virus, the company's operation is facing unprecedented difficulties, although the company and all employees work together, but still failed to reverse the dilemma, the headquarters had to adjust the overall operating structure of the group, after careful study, made a difficult decision: terminate the company's production.