EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Bourbon Automotive Plastics

Company/Organisation:
Bourbon Automotive Plastics

Geographic Location

Country: Slovakia
Region: Nitriansky kraj; Zapadne Slovensko
Location of affected unit(s): Caba

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.32 - Manufacture of other parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 300

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-01-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2016
Planned Job Creation: 50

Additional Information

French-owned car industry supplier, Bourbon Automotive Plastics (BAP), is to create around 50 new jobs at its factory in Caba nearby Nitra in 2016. The company specialises in thermoplastic injection and design, injection moulding and assembly of plastic auto parts.  It plans to invest into building a new moulding hall with three new injection machines and a new warehousing hall. In 2015, BAP increased the number of employees in Caba by 80 people and increased the profit from €3.3milion in 2014 to €5.5million.