EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Yazaki Braila

Yazaki Braila

Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Braila; Sud-Est
Location of affected unit(s): Braila


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.32 - Manufacture of other parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 1100
Group: Yazaki

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-03-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-03-2016
Foreseen End Date: 30-06-2016
Planned Job Creation: 400

Additional Information

The Japanese Company Yazaki will open a new production line in Braila factory. The company is hiring 400 people as operators, assembly line workers and wiring systems engineers, by mid-2016.

Ms. Aura Tadler, HR Manager Yazaki Braila said that: “by mid-2016 we will have 1,500 employees and our estimation is that by the end of 2016, the total number of employees will be 2000.”

Yazaki started the production in the Braila factory last year. The factory supplies car manufacturers such as BMW with wiring and other components.

Yazaki expanded its workforce in 2015 and 2014.