Banskobystricky kraj; Stredne Slovensko
Location of affected unit(s):
Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
24.2 - Manufacture of tubes, pipes, hollow profiles and related fittings, of steel
Type of Restructuring:
Employment Effect Start:
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Planned Job Creation:
Zelezniarne Podbrezova, a Slovak producer of seamless pipes, planned to create about 100 new jobs in March 2010. According to the company CEO, Vladimír Soták, its economic situation is improving and after waves of dismissals in 2009, a healthy recovery from the economic downturn seems to be possible.
Increasing number of orders have spurred increased production and the company actually created 140 new jobs in the expansion.