Business expansion
Moravskoslezsko; Moravskoslezsky;
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Postal And Courier Activities
53.2 - Other postal and courier activities

120 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
14 February 2013
Employment effect (start)
14 February 2013
Foreseen end date


Logistics and courier services company Deutche Post DHL has announced 120 new jobs and the opening the first Shared Service Centre for Central and Eastern Europe in Ostrava.

Low costs, convenient location and experienced staff stood behind the decision to establish the centre in Ostrava. Among the five similar centres DHL has around the world, Ostrava Centre provides the widest range of services to sister companies in the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Hungary, Poland, the Netherland and Slovak Republic. The centre provides services in the area of IT, human resources, purchasing and accounting. The firm is said to plan a further expansion and a slight increase in number of employees in 2013.


  • 15 February 2013: Hospod├írske noviny


Eurofound (2013), DHL, Business expansion in Czechia, factsheet number 74921, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/74921.