EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: Leipzig, Kreisfreie Stadt; Leipzig; Sachsen
Location of affected unit(s): Leipzig


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.10 - Manufacture of motor vehicles
Number Employed: 3200
Group: BMW

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-03-2013
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 09-03-2013
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2013
Planned Job Creation: 500

Additional Information

German automotive company BMW is to create 500 jobs in Leipzig. Total workforce in Leipzig will increase to 3,700.