Type
Internal restructuring
Country
Slovakia
Region
Vychodne Slovensko; Kosicky kraj;
Location of affected unit(s)
Michalovce
Sector
Manufacturing
Manufacture For Transport Equipment
Manufacture Of Motor Vehicles, Trailers And Semi-Trailers
29.3 - Manufacture of parts and accessories for motor vehicles

165 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
30 January 2009
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date

Description

Due to global economic downturn, Yazaki, a Japanese maker of electronic components for the auto industry, has announced that it is to make 165 employees redundant at its facility in Michalovce. Yazaki is one of the biggest employers in the region with about 6.3% unemployment. As of January 2009, there is no information when the job losses will occur.


Sources

  • 30 January 2009: Hospod├írske noviny

Citation

Eurofound (2009), Yazaki Wiring Technologies Slovakia, Internal restructuring in Slovakia, factsheet number 68379, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/68379.