EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Location of affected unit(s): different locations in Romania


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
Number Employed: 10523
Group: Carrefour

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 05-04-2022
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 05-04-2022
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2022
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

Carrefour, a French retailer, announced the creation of 200 new jobs for the Ukrainian refugees who wish to remain in Romania. The company plans to hire commercial workers in its nationwide network of hypermarket, supermarket and Supeco stores.

This action seeks to complement the efforts made by Carrefour to help Ukrainian refugees through donations and aid.

At the end of 2020, Carrefour had 10,523 employees in Romania.