EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Centralny slaski; Slaskie; Poludniowy
Location of affected unit(s): Chorzów


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.11 - Retail sale in non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating
Group: Carrefour

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 27-04-2005
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 800

Additional Information

The French supermarket chain Carrefour invested PLN 90 million in a new shopping centre - AKS in Chorzów. 31st Carrefour mall in Poland was opened in April 2005. There will be room for 50 shops and service points, where circa 800 people will work.