Barcelona; Cataluña; Este
Location of affected unit(s):
Palau-solità i Plegamans
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Samsung Electronics Co, Ltd
Planned Job Reductions min:
Planned Job Reductions max:
Type of Restructuring:
Employment Effect Start:
Foreseen End Date:
Samsung is to close its plant in Barcelona due to the argued lack of competitiveness of the Spanish work market.
The Catalan Government gave to Samsung 3.47 million euros from state resources from 1990 to 2002. Samsung gained 12.7% more this year than last year.
The production of DVD players is going to be relocated to the Czech Republic.