EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

AE Group

AE Group

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Opolski; Opolskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Strzelce Opolskie


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.3 - Manufacture of parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Group: AE Group

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 16-04-2007
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2008
Planned Job Creation: 250

Additional Information

AE Group Polska, the Polish subsidiary of the German AE Group, will build a foundry and metal tooling centre in Strzelce Opolskie (in the Kostrzyńsko-Słubicka Special Economic Zone). The 33 million EUR facility will supply the automotive industry, among other customers, and employ at least 250 workers. Construction will commence in late 2007, and production will be launched by the end of 2008. AE Group specialises in pressure casting of aluminium components, and it is a major supplier of the automobile and aviation industries. The company operates plants in Germany, Austria, Poland, and the United States.