Type
Business expansion
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

400 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
29 May 2009
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 August 2009

Description

Yazaki has announced the creation of about 300-400 new jobs in Michalovce plant to produce wire harnesses for BMW. Business expansion is based on a new contract with the German motor company for the BMW 5 series off-road car. The announcement comes after recent job cuts of 165 workers.


Sources

  • 29 May 2009: Hospod├írske noviny

Citation

Eurofound (2009), Yazaki Wiring Technologies Slovakia, Business expansion in Slovakia, factsheet number 69045, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/69045.