New investment of the Foxconn company in the Czech Republic
The building of the new computer and PC components factory in the Czech city Kutná Hora has been commenced on..
building of the new computer and PC components factory in
the Czech city Kutná Hora has been commenced on Tuesday,
16th of October, by Taiwan-based company Foxconn. The
Taiwanese investor plans to divide the entire construction
in two stages. Production in the first part of the
construction should be launched in February 2008 and the
project should be finished by the end of June 2008, said
Mr. Černý who is responsible for the investment.
plans to recruit as many workers as possible and has
already talked to the local labor office about hiring
It is estimated that new factory will employ ultimately up
to 5000 people
the surrounding area and
total investment will reach the amount of 147 million USD
(3 billion CZK).
Mr. Terry Gou the President and Executive Manager of the Foxconn Company took part in the Ground-breaking Ceremony together with the Czech Prime Minister Mr. Mirek Topolánek and the Minister of Trade and Industry Mr. Martin Říman and planted together the first Ginko Bilobu tree in front of the future factory entrance.