EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Sumitomo Electric

Sumitomo Electric

Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Caras-Severin; Vest
Location of affected unit(s): Caransebes


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26.11 - Manufacture of electronic components
Group: Sumitomo

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 26-07-2012
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 26-07-2012
Planned Job Creation: 1500

Additional Information

Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems announced the opening of a new production unit in Caransebes, Romania, where 1,500 new jobs are to be created in July 2012.

The new factory will specialize in the manufacturing of electric cables.