EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Preh Romania

Preh Romania

Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Brasov; Centru
Location of affected unit(s): Ghimbav


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.31 - Manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 1000
Group: Preh

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 26-01-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 26-01-2017
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2017
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Romanian subsidiary of German car component manufacturer Preh has announced the creation of 100 new jobs by the end of 2017 at its factory in Ghimbav, east-central Romania. Established in 2008, the Ghimbav plant has an employee base of 1,000 people. Most of the open positions are for technicians and car component assemblers.

Preh Romania produces electrical and electronic car components for Audi, Porsche, BMW and Daimler. The company intends to invest 13 million euro in new production units in 2017 and it expects to reach a total workforce of 1,400 employees by the end of 2019.