EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Cataler Europe Czech

Cataler Europe Czech

Geographic Location

Country: Czechia
Region: Kralovehradecky; Severovychod
Location of affected unit(s): Týniště nad Orlicí


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.32 - Manufacture of other parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 0
Group: Toyota Motor

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-04-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2020
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2020
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Cataler, a Japanese exhaust catalyst manufacturer, will open its first manufacturing plant in Europe under the name Cataler Europe Czech and will employ up to 100 people across the technical, administrative and manual professions. The 22,000 m² site (Týniště nad Orlicí) will be taken over by Cataler in January 2020. The plant will produce and distribute catalytic converters for petrol cars according to the strict European standards, assuming an annual volume of one million units. The facility promises to be highly automated, in line with Industry 4.0 standards.