EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Centralny slaski; Slaskie; Poludniowy
Location of affected unit(s): Żory


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
24 - Manufacture of basic metals

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-10-2006
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

Italian company Toora, the producer of aluminium parts in automobiles, plans to move most of its manufacturing units from Italy to Poland (the most likely location is Żory in the Katowice Special Economic Zone). The Poland-based Toora plant will provide employment for 200 people. It will manufacture wheel trims and aluminium heaters.