EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Wroclaw; Dolnoslaskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Wrocław


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Group: Fagor

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 10-11-2005
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2008
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

Wrozamet's owners decided to create a new washing machines and refrigerators manufacture in Wrocław. The company will also expand its existing cooker factory. By 2008 total investment outlays are envisaged to reach over PLN 131 million. Fagor’s new investment project has a great importance for the whole region as it will influence region's economic development and decrease unemployment rate. The company will employ workers with diverse education and all new employees will undergo a professional training. Start of the production activity is planned for March 2006.