EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Alföldi Tej

Alföldi Tej

Geographic Location

Country: Hungary
Region: Hajdu-Bihar; Eszak-Alfold; Alfod es Eszak
Location of affected unit(s): Debrecen


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10.51 - Operation of dairies and cheese making
Number Employed: 125

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-02-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-03-2017
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2018
Planned Job Creation: 181

Additional Information

Dairy products manufacturer Alföldi Tej is to expand its Debrecen production plant by means of a HUF 12 bn (EUR 38,8 m) investment program with a HUF 4,8 bn (EUR 27,2 m) state subsidy. The business extension will have created 181 new jobs by the end of 2018 - workforce numbers will rise from 125 to over 300. Using cutting edge technologies and equipment, the plant will produce 8500 tons of cheese and 7000 tons of pulverized dairy products annually.