EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Balex Metal

Balex Metal

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Location of affected unit(s): Bolszewo


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of wood and paper products, and printing
16 - Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials
Number Employed: 120

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 12-10-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Balex Metal, a producer of steel construction components, has opened a new facility in Bolszewo by Wejherowo where it manufactures multi-layer boards with a stiff polyurethane core. Accordingly, Balex is expected to hire 100 new workers in addition to the 120 already employed in Bolszewo.