EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Tonla Megyei Ruhaipari

Tonla Megyei Ruhaipari

Geographic Location

Country: Hungary
Region: Tolna; Del-Dunantul; Dunantul
Location of affected unit(s): Bonyhád


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of textiles, apparel, leather and related products
14.14 - Manufacture of underwear
Number Employed: 600

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 09-07-2009
Planned Job Reductions min: 120
Planned Job Reductions max: 120
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-09-2009
Foreseen End Date: 30-09-2009
Direct Dismissals: 120

Additional Information

Clothing manufacturer Tolna Tolna Megyei Ruhaipari will dismiss 120 workers in Bonyhád. The dismissals are taking place in September 2009. The decision came as a result of the global economic crisis. Additionally, industry-wide clothing production is moving eastwards where labour is cheaper. The plant in Bonyhád produces female underwear and swimming suits.