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Cement Giant Holcim Sacks Workers in Ecuador

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13 July, 2005

Ecuadorian management of Swiss-based cement producer Holcim Group fired 90 workers for attempting to form a union in the South American country. The sacked workers are seeking international help in asserting their right to organize, both with government officials and with the company. ICEM is coordinating action with Swiss affiliate Syndicat Industrie & Bâtiment (SIB).