EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.91 - Retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet
Number Employed: 30000
Group: Amazon

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-04-2022
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 04-04-2022
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2022
Planned Job Creation: 6000

Additional Information

Amazon, a multinational technology company with focus on e-commerce, announced the creation of 6000 jobs in Germany in all business areas and at all German locations. 

From April 2022 on until the end of the year, 6000 jobs will be created across all business areas such as logistics, research and development in 100 different locations in Germany. Amazon invested over 36,5 Billion Euros in Germany between 2010 and 2020 and keeps on growing rapidly.

Amazon is a multinational technology company focusing on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming and artificial intelligence and is active in 13 countries and it is registered in Luxemburg.