In April 2016, INDUSTRIAS ALEGRE POLAND Sp. z o.o. received a permit for conducting business activity at Wrocław-Kobierzyce sub-zone of Tarnobrzeg Special Economic Zone EURO-PARK WISŁOSAN. The Spanish investor has declared expenditures of over PLN 80 m and creating 130 jobs.
The plant, located close to Wrocław, is dedicated to the manufacture of interior hart trims for Ford Fiesta and Ford Focus. Production trial run was launched in February 2017, followed by serial production in May. The plant is highly automated, with 44 injection moulding machines (closing force from 160 to 1300 T). This year, a 12,000 m2 production hall is to be expanded by further 6,000 m2.
The supplier plans to increase staff up to over 300 employees by the start of 2018.