Type
Business expansion
Country
Slovakia
Region
Zapadne Slovensko; Trnavsky kraj;
Location of affected unit(s)
Voderady
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

1,800 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
16 May 2007
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 December 2010

Description

South Korean Hansol LCD decided to run its business also in Slovakia. Hansol Company will establish its Slovak subsidiary in Voderady where a new Samsung investment will take place. So called "black light units" will be produced there. Up to 1,800 new jobs will be created in the new production plant spreading over 5,800 square metres. Though the production timeline was not yet announced, it should be in line with the timeline of the Samsung investment.


Sources

  • 16 May 2007: Hospod├írske noviny

Citation

Eurofound (2007), Hansol LCD, Business expansion in Slovakia, factsheet number 65351, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/65351.