EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

A&G Textile

A&G Textile

Geographic Location

Country: Estonia
Region: Kirde-Eesti; Eesti
Location of affected unit(s): Narva


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of textiles, apparel, leather and related products
14.12 - Manufacture of workwear
Group: Image Wear

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-11-2005
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2006
Planned Job Creation: 140

Additional Information

In September 2005 A&G Textile opened a new factory in Narva. In November 60 employees were working in the new factory and according to manager of A&G Textile, the plans of the company are to hire up to 200 employees by the end of 2006. Since 2004, A&G Textile belongs to the Finnish workwear producer Image Wear and 85% of the production is exported to Finland. Image Wear invested 2.3 million Estonian crowns in the new factory in Narva. The expected turnover of Narva factory by the end of the year will be 5-6 million Estonian crowns.