EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

AUO

Company/Organisation:
AUO

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Gorzowski; Lubuskie; Polnocno-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Gorzów Wielkopolski

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Group: BriVictory Display Technology Poland

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-09-2010
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 20-09-2010
Foreseen End Date: 21-12-2013
Planned Job Creation: 2000

Additional Information

BriVictory Display Technology, a producer of desktop monitors and LCD TVs, will hire 2000 workers for a new LCD panel factory in Gorzów Wielkopolski by the end of 2013. The plant, named AUO, has already begun training newly-hired workers and the construction will be finished by November 2010.

BriVictory Display Technology Poland is currently a global leader in display production. The new plant is the second investment in Poland (TPV - the first plant has operated in Gorzów Wielkopolski since May 2008 and employs approximately 3,000 workers).