EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

BZ Company

Company/Organisation:
BZ Company

Geographic Location

Country: Slovakia
Region: Bratislavsky kraj; Bratislavsky kraj
Location of affected unit(s): Bratislava

Company

Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
52 - Warehousing and support activities for transportation

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 25-07-2007
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2010
Planned Job Creation: 8400

Additional Information

The Slovak firm BZ Company is to create 8,400 new jobs in Bratislava with the development of a new logistics centre in the city. The new investment will total 5 billion SKK, and construction work on the centre will start in 2008 and is forecast to finish in 2010. The new centre will measure 263,000 square metres, and will provide storage space and general facilities for road transport. It will also provide facilities for firms in the manufacturing and service sectors.