EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Zizala Lichtsysteme GmbH

Company/Organisation:
Zizala Lichtsysteme GmbH

Geographic Location

Country: Slovakia
Region: Nitriansky kraj; Zapadne Slovensko
Location of affected unit(s): Krusovce

Company

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

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 25-11-2006
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 120

Additional Information

Zizala Lichtsysteme GmbH, Austria-based company, decided to expand its business in Slovakia. A greenfield investment of around SKK 400 million will be located in small village Krusovce nearby Topolčany. Around two million components for motor vehicles, namely headlights, will be produced in the new production unit per year. Construction works on the site should start in December 2006, however, the timeline for the production launch is not known yet.