Business expansion
Jihozapad; Jihocesky;
Location of affected unit(s)
Manufacture For Transport Equipment
Manufacture Of Motor Vehicles, Trailers And Semi-Trailers
29.3 - Manufacture of parts and accessories for motor vehicles

2,050 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
7 December 2006
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2007
Foreseen end date
31 December 2010


On 7 December 2006 Faurecia, a French automotive equipments producer, announced it would launch the production of seat frames in its third assembly shop located in industrial zone of the city Písek at the beginning of 2007. The company already started the production in two assembly rooms focusing on exhaust systems and plastic interior parts. In full production, at least 1,000 people were expected to be employed there. On 26 November 2007 the firm announced the official opening of its new manufacturing site and the intention to employ another 500 people by the end of 2008. As of November 2007, the company employs 1,050 workers in three assembly shops. Following the expected rapid rise of the production, a further 500 people are to be employed by 2011. This will mean a total job creation of 2,050 jobs.


  • 26 November 2007: Hospodárske noviny
  • 7 December 2006: Hospodárske noviny


Eurofound (2006), Faurecia Components, Business expansion in Czechia, factsheet number 64588, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/64588.