Type
Business expansion
Country
Slovakia
Region
Zapadne Slovensko;
Location of affected unit(s)
Nitra
Sector
Manufacturing
Manufacture Of Computer, Electrical Electronic And Optical Products
Manufacture Of Computer, Electronic And Optical Products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products

300 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
18 April 2007
Employment effect (start)
1 April 2008
Foreseen end date

Description

After Sony Corporation also another Japanese company decided to operate in Slovakia. Ryoka, which is one of the key suppliers of Sony in Asia, will establish its subsidiary in Nitra, where also Sony builds its new production plant. European division of Ryoka will invest around 300 million SKK to establish a new production plant where more than 300 new jobs will be created. Construction works concerning the new plant would start in June 2007 and the trial production is planed for spring 2008. Different sorts of plastic and aluminium pressed parts for LCD TVs will be produced there. Also other subcontractors of Sony announced their intention to follow the Ryoka Company and come to Slovakia, too.


Sources

  • 18 April 2007: Hospod├írske noviny

Citation

Eurofound (2007), Ryoka, Business expansion in Slovakia, factsheet number 65250, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/65250.