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ZF Passau

ZF Passau

Geographic Location

Country: Czechia
Region: Plzensky; Jihozapad
Location of affected unit(s): Staňkov


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

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 19-11-2008
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2009
Planned Job Creation: 300

Additional Information

ZF Passau, a German gearbox supplier of agricultural machinery, is to set up a new plant in the industrial area of Staňkov city (near Plzeň) with the creation of up to 300 new jobs. The employment of about 60 people will commence in January 2009 and 200 workers are to be employed at the plant by the end of 2010. The company currently employs about 55,000 people in 120 factories worldwide.