Stena Line will lay off 950 employees

Sweden's Stena Line will lay off 950 employees as a consequence of the dramatic drop in passengers. More redundancies could be in store.

Photo: HENNING BAGGER/Henning Bagger / henning bagger

Layoffs now become a reality at Sweden's Stena Line, which reacts to the massive decline in number of passengers by preparing to lay off 950 employees.

On Monday the major ferry operator will announce a plan that will impact 950 employees at the company, says Stena Line in a press release.

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