EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

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


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.3 - Manufacture of parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 250

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-10-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

Brembo of Italy, a producer of brake disks, will begin construction of an iron casting plant in the Katowice Special Economic Zone. The facility is set to employ 200 people by October 2005. Brembo already has one brake disk factory in the Katowice Special Economic Zone, where it employs 250 workers.