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Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

Company/Organisation:
Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: Dresden; Sachsen

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 14-05-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 2000

Additional Information

AMD announced it is developing a new production site at Dresden, Germany. The installation is due to begin in autumn 2004, and production is due to begin in mid-2005. Around 1,000 jobs are expected to be created directly, and more than 1,000 with suppliers.