EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Gates Corporation

Gates Corporation

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Wroclaw; Dolnoslaskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Wrocław


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products
22.11 - Manufacture of rubber tyres and tubes; retreading and rebuilding of rubber tyres

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-03-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 08-03-2021
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2022
Planned Job Creation: 120

Additional Information

US-based rubber products provider Gates Corporation has announced that it will create 120 jobs at its newly launched shared services centre (Gates Business Services Europe) in Wrocław by the end of 2022. The company is looking for accountants with knowledge of foreign languages and specialists in IT, analytics and pricing.

Gates Corporation, based in Denver, Colorado, is a manufacturer of power transmission belts and fluid power products for the automotive and manufacturing industries. The company operates in over 30 countries and employs over 15,000 people worldwide. In Poland, the company has a shared services centre in Legnica since 2001.