EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Bihor; Nord-Vest
Location of affected unit(s): Madaras


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27.51 - Manufacture of electric domestic appliances
Group: De’Longhi

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 07-02-2020
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 07-02-2020
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2020
Planned Job Creation: 500

Additional Information

The Romanian subsidiary of the Italian manufacturer of home electric appliances De’Longhi Romania announced it would create 500 new jobs at its new Madaras plant, near Bihor, by the end of 2020. The management of the Italian group remains discreet about this second investment in Romania, where it intends to repatriate its production from China.

Currently, De'Longhi employs 2,170 workers in Romania.

The Italian company entered the Romanian market in 2012. In 2013, it started producing espresso machines at the Jucu plant.