Samsung Electronics Slovakia
Bratislavsky kraj; Bratislavsky kraj
Location of affected unit(s):
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
46 - Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles
Type of Restructuring:
Foreseen End Date:
Planned Job Creation:
After a radical extension of production at its Galanta unit in 2004, Samsung Electronics has decided to build a new logistic and distribution centre for Central and Eastern Europe. About 200 new jobs will be created there in 2005.
Samsung Electronics Slovakia has just started with building the planned new logistic centre in Galanta. After completion it will provide distribution services of all Samsung products to EU Countries and in other Central and East European countries. The SKK 750 million investment will provide distribution services not only for production plant in Galanta but also for Samsung plants in Hungary and east Asian region too. Currently Samsung employs in its subsidiaries in Slovakia 1,900 full-time and 1,500 seasonal employees.