Norwegian Union of Chemical Industry Workers

The Norwegian Union of Chemical Industry Workers (Norwegian: Norsk Kjemisk Industriarbeiderforbund, NKIF) was a trade union representing workers in the chemical industry in Norway.

NKIF
Norwegian Union of Chemical Industry Workers
Norsk Kjemisk Industriarbeiderforbund
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Merged intoIndustri Energi
Founded1 January 1924
Dissolved2006
HeadquartersOslo, Norway
Location
Members
32,000
Key people
Olaf Støylen, president
AffiliationsLO
Websitewww.nkif.no

The union was founded in 1924, as a split from the Norwegian Union of General Workers.[1] It affiliated with the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO). By 1996, it had 32,031 members.[2]

In 2006, the union merged with the Norwegian Oil and Petrochemical Union, to form Industri Energi.[3]

PresidentsEdit

1924: Halfdan Jønsson
1934:
1945: Karsten Torkildsen
1963: Anker Nordtvedt
1967:
1973: Håkon A. Ødegaard
1978: Arthur Svensson
1995: Olaf Støylen

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tolv anleggsarbeidere stiftet Arbeidsmandsforbundet for 125 år siden. En ting var felles for alle som ble med". Frifagbevegelse. Retrieved 13 November 2020.
  2. ^ Ebbinghaus, Bernhard; Visser, Jelle (2000). Trade Unions in Western Europe Since 1945. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. p. 522. ISBN 0333771125.
  3. ^ "Industri Energi the Result of NOPEF, Norsk Kjemisk Merger in Norway". IndustriALL. Retrieved 8 November 2020.

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