EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Agrostroj Pelhřimov

Agrostroj Pelhřimov

Geographic Location

Country: Czechia
Region: Vysocina; Jihovychod
Location of affected unit(s): Pelhřimov


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
28 - Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
Number Employed: 1200

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 09-01-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 15-02-2011
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Agrostroj Pelhrimov, a Czech producer of agricultural machines, is to create 100 new jobs by mid-February 2011. The company, currently employing 1,200 people, is looking for manual workers and technicians. According to personal manager Zdenek Pavlovsky, the company's economic outlook has been slowly improving. All employees will be given an average salary increase of 3 percent.