In 2020, average employment in international companies of the Group rose as compared to 2019 by 57 FTEs (or by 2%): the headcount in Sierra Gorda S.C.M. fell by 0.6%, while in KGHM International LTD. Group it went up by 3.2%.
The decline in employment in Sierra Gorda S.C.M. was caused by reduction of employment in the individual areas in connection with the cost savings plan. The rising headcount in KGHM INTERNATIONAL LTD. was mainly due to an increase in production capacity in the Robinson mine in the USA.