Samsung Electronics Cuts Manpower For First Time

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Samsung Electronics came down in 2016 mainly due to its restructuring in China, the company data showed on Sunday.

The number of employees of the world’s largest smartphone and memory chip manufacturer fell 5.2 percent to 308,745 in 2016 from 325,677 the previous year, Yonhap news agency reported.

By region, domestic employees dropped 3.8 percent to 93,204, and those abroad declined 5.8 percent to 215,541.

The number of Samsung employees in China fell 17.5 percent to 37,070 last year from 44,948 the previous year while those in North and South America surged 8.5 percent to 25,988.