HELSINKI -- Four thousand members of the Wood and Allied Workers' Union reportedly began a strike Friday, October 1, after rejecting a mediation proposal mainly over pay and seniority bonuses.
The work stoppage impacted approximately 40 workplaces, according to YLE. If a settlement is not reach soon, YLE reported that the strike could spread to all sawmills and plywood mills in Finland affiliated with Finnish Forest Industries.
Have something to say? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below.