EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Daikin Industries CZ

Company/Organisation:
Daikin Industries CZ

Geographic Location

Country: Czechia
Region: Plzensky; Jihozapad
Location of affected unit(s): Plzeň

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Number Employed: 850

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 24-02-2010
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2010
Planned Job Creation: 250

Additional Information

Daikin Industries CZ, a Japan-based producer air-conditioning equipment for domestic use, has announced that it is to create 250 new jobs at its Plzeň site by the end of 2010. The company intends to move the production of new products from other plants located in Asia.

Daikin Industries opened its Plzeň plant in July 2005.