19. Restructuring measures

In November 2020, the Supervisory Board agreed on restructuring measures, which mainly involved reducing the number of employees at the Austrian site. The restructuring provision formed for this purpose in the previous year was reduced to €57.2 million by the release of unused provisions amounting to €3.4 million and by the utilisation of €38.0 million in the current year.

The provision for restructuring measures is stated under the balance sheet item “Other provisions”.