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ZF Friedrichshafen

ZF Friedrichshafen

Geographic Location

Country: Germany


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.3 - Manufacture of parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 35000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 14-09-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 900

Additional Information

As a result of the expected increase in sales by 17%, 900 new employees will be employed in Germany at the premises of ZF Friedrichshafen, a supplier for the automative industry. Given the continuation of the positive business climate, the company also plans a further expansion in the wind energy industry.