EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Moltech

Company/Organisation:
Moltech

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Gorzowski; Lubuskie; Polnocno-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Sulęcin

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Number Employed: 2250
Group: Molex

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-11-2006
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

Moltech, the Polish subsidiary of the Molex group of the United States, already operates an electronic and electric connecting cable bundle factory in Sulęcin (40 km south of Gorzów Wielkopolski). The factory supplies buyers from the automotive, telecoms, white goods and information technology sectors. Moltech now plans to invest EUR 20 million in the expansion of this facility, which will entail the creation of between 1,000 and 1,200 new jobs (in addition to Moltech’s present Polish workforce of 2,250 people).