EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Philips Lighting Hungary

Company/Organisation:
Philips Lighting Hungary

Geographic Location

Country: Hungary
Region: Tolna; Del-Dunantul; Dunantul
Location of affected unit(s): Tamási

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27.4 - Manufacture of electric lighting equipment
Number Employed: 414
Group: Philips

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-05-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 20-05-2016
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2016
Planned Job Creation: 86

Additional Information

Philips Lighting Hungary is planning to rise its LED output to 2.5 million from 1.8 million units this year. According to managing director, the number of workers will have reached 500 by the end of 2016, from 414 at the end of 2015.