EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Bialskopodlaski; Lubelskie; Wschodni
Location of affected unit(s): Międzyrzec Podlaski


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10.13 - Production of meat and poultry meat products
Number Employed: 1800

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 25-06-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 25-06-2019
Planned Job Creation: 800

Additional Information

The Polish producer of meat and poultry products Wipasz has announced that it will create 800 jobs at its new poultry plant in Międzyrzec Podlaski, Poland. In total, even 1,200 jobs will be created at the site. The company has invested PLN 220 million (€51.42 million) in the plant. Wipasz is the biggest Polish producer of feed for poultry, pigs and cattle and a leader in the production of chicken meat. The company produces animal feed and meat products in 5 plants located in Mława and Międzyrzec Podlaski; in Mława, about 1,200 people are employed.