Type
Closure
Country
Germany
Region
Baden-W├╝rttemberg; Karlsruhe; Enzkreis
Location of affected unit(s)
Remchingen
Sector
Manufacturing
Manufacture For Transport Equipment
Manufacture Of Motor Vehicles, Trailers And Semi-Trailers
29.31 - Manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment for motor vehicles

170 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
7 April 2014
Employment effect (start)
8 April 2014
Foreseen end date
30 August 2014

Description

Global automotive components producer Johnson Controls is to close its automotive electronics manufacturing site in Remchingen, Germany. 170 permanent jobs are to be lost and the closure will affect also 40 temporary jobs. As reported, Visteon is to acquire the electronic division of Johnson Controls and is not any more willing to continue the production activities in Remchingen.


Sources

  • 8 April 2014: Stuttgarter Zeitung
  • 7 April 2014: Schwaebische
  • 8 April 2014: pz-news

Citation

Eurofound (2014), Johnsons Controls, Closure in Germany, factsheet number 76862, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/76862.