Business expansion
Severna Bulgaria; Severen tsentralen; Ruse
Location of affected unit(s)
Manufacture Of Rubber And Plastic Products And Other Non-Metallic Mineral Products
Manufacture Of Other Non-Metallic Mineral Products
23.31 - Manufacture of ceramic tiles and flags

1,000 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
7 June 2005
Employment effect (start)
30 June 2006
Foreseen end date


The Spanish Keros Ceramica is investing €12 million in a new factory for wall and floor tiles production. The company is expected to be built and start functioning by 2006, announced Mr. Hose Benavent, owner of Keros Keramica and Mr. Salvador Ferer, president of the management board of Keros Bulgaria, during a press conference. In a second phase, the company intends to raise its investment up to € 20 million. The capacity of the production is foreseen to be 9,000 square metres per day(5 million square metres per year). Keros Ceramica was founded in 1994 in Nules, Spain. Currently the company has a turnover of €30 million per year and exports all over the world. The Bulgarian factory will be the first plant outside Spain.


  • 8 June 2005: Dnevnik


Eurofound (2005), Keros Bulgaria, Business expansion in Bulgaria, factsheet number 61720, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/61720.