EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Samsung Electronics Slovakia

Company/Organisation:
Samsung Electronics Slovakia

Geographic Location

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

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Number Employed: 4500
Group: Samsung

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 25-11-2010
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2011
Foreseen End Date: 31-03-2011
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

Samsung Electronics Slovakia, which produces LCD TVs and PC monitors, HDD and blue-ray players, will create about 1000 new jobs in Galanta and Voderady by end of March 2011.