EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Ameta Holding

Company/Organisation:
Ameta Holding

Geographic Location

Country: Bulgaria
Region: Razgrad; Severoiztochen; Severna Bulgaria
Location of affected unit(s): Razgrad

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10 - Manufacture of food products
Number Employed: 1000
Group: Ameta Holding

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 25-07-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 25-07-2011
Foreseen End Date: 30-04-2012
Planned Job Creation: 400

Additional Information

Bulgarian poultry meat company Ameta Holding plans to create 400 new jobs by 2012. Ameta is one of the largest food companies in Bulgaria and a leader in poultry meat production with an estimated 30% of Bulgaria's industrial broiler production. Ameta employs 1,000 people in different facilities. The Group headquarters are situated in Razgrad, in North Eastern Bulgaria.