EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

PSA Peugeot Citroën

PSA Peugeot Citroën

Geographic Location

Country: Slovakia
Region: Trnavsky kraj; Zapadne Slovensko
Location of affected unit(s): Trnava


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.1 - Manufacture of motor vehicles
Number Employed: 3000
Group: PSA

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 12-04-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-04-2011
Foreseen End Date: 31-07-2012
Planned Job Creation: 900

Additional Information

PSA Peugeot Citroen is to create 900 new jobs at its subsidiary in Trnava by the end of 2011. The hiring of first employees started in April 2011. The business expansion is attributed to the launch of the production of a new car model. 

UPDATE, 04/11/2011: PSA Peugeot Citroën Company in Trnava launched the new Peugeot 208 car and corrected the number of newly created jobs downwards. Instead of the previously announced 900 jobs, 800 new jobs will be created there until July 2012.

UPDATE, 24/01/2012: According to latest news, the company is to create 900 new jobs in its factory in Trnava for the production of the Peugeot 208 model.