EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Zollner Electronik

Company/Organisation:
Zollner Electronik

Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Satu Mare; Nord-Vest
Location of affected unit(s): Satu Mare

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Number Employed: 250

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 07-09-2007
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 12-09-2007
Planned Job Creation: 450

Additional Information

Zollner Electronik, a German multi-national that operates in the electronics sector, has announced that it is to create 450 new jobs at its site in Satu Mare. The firm currently employs 250 at Satu Mare and the 450 new jobs come as a result of an expansion of production at the site that involves an investment of 10 million EUR. Manfred Zollner, Executive President of the group, has stated publicly the commitment of the group to continue investing in Satu Mare and has also praised the workforce at the site. Electronic components and other electronic equipment are produced at the Satu Mare plant and are then sold to firms that include Philips, Hella, Automotive Lichting, Fujitsu, Siemens and Mielle. Zollner Electronik employ 6,000 across the globe.