SACTWU settles wage negotiations in Carpet sector Print
Tuesday, 30 June 2015 12:43


PRESS RELEASE: IMMEDIATE


The COSATU-affiliated Southern African Clothing and Textile Workers’ Union (SACTWU) has settled its 2015 wage negotiations for the Carpets sector. 

Workers will receive a  is 6.25% wage increase this year and a further 0.75% wage increase, across the board, from 1 January 2016.  Approximately 1000 workers from 4 factories, nationally, will benefit from this increase.

The settlement was reached under the auspices of the National Textile Bargaining Council.

Increase is effective from 1st July 2015

Issued By
Andre Kriel
SACTWU
General Secretary

If further comment is required kindly contact SACTWU’s National Carpets Sector Co-ordinator Delight Simelane on 0833785435.