EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Slovakia
Region: Kosicky kraj; Vychodne Slovensko
Location of affected unit(s): Košice-Kechnec


Sector: Utilities
Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
38.32 - Recovery of sorted materials

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 02-03-2005
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-12-2005
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2005
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

V.O.D.S. is a company headquartered in Košice. The company management decided to expand its recycling activities with a new investment of about 200 million SKK. The new recycling unit will be established in the Kechnec industrial zone, where several investors from EU and oversees are already operating in automotive industry. The new production unit will deal with the recycling of used tires.