Type
Business expansion
Country
Slovakia
Region
Vychodne Slovensko; Kosicky kraj;
Location of affected unit(s)
Michalovce
Sector
Manufacturing
Manufacture Of Computer, Electrical Electronic And Optical Products
Manufacture Of Electrical Equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment

1,700 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
11 December 2006
Employment effect (start)
1 March 2008
Foreseen end date

Description

Yazaki Wiring Technologies management decided to expand its business in Slovakia. The company will establish its next production plant in East Slovakian Michalovce, where it has been operating since mid 1990s. The current workforce will increase to around 3,400 employees. Aside from these direct new jobs, Yazaki provides several hundreds of jobs for its subcontractors (e.g. Jas-Elmont Snina, Tesla Stropkov), too.


Sources

  • 11 December 2006: Hospod├írske noviny

Citation

Eurofound (2006), Yazaki Wiring Technologies, Business expansion in Slovakia, factsheet number 64641, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/64641.