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Japan Tobacco International Romania

Japan Tobacco International Romania

Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Ilfov; Bucuresti; Bucuresti
Location of affected unit(s): Pipera


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
12 - Manufacture of tobacco products
Number Employed: 550
Group: Japan Tobacco International

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 01-09-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 30-06-2012
Planned Job Creation: 140

Additional Information

Japan Tobacco International (JTI) announced the intention to hire 140 persons in the first half of 2012, as result of an investment of 25 million euros in the business expansion, in the unit located in Pipera, near Bucharest.
In present, the company has 550 employees.