EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Slovakia
Region: Zilinsky kraj; Stredne Slovensko
Location of affected unit(s): Žilina


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.2 - Manufacture of bodies (coachwork) for motor vehicles; manufacture of trailers and semi-trailers

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 27-09-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 320

Additional Information

Makyta Púchov produces car seats for motor vehicle producers (e.g. Audi, Volkswagen, Renault, Citroën) already for several years. Now the company implements a new project, which will extend the production also for Peugeot in its production unit in Žilina. About 320 new jobs will be created there, of which 170 will be effective as of the end of 2004.