July 08, 2003 in Social Responsibility News

SAMSUNG Electronics Held the Completion Ceremony for the Slovakia Plant

Galanta City, Slovakia, July 8, 2003: SAMSUNG Electronics announced completion of the production plant (SESK) in Slovakia, which is emerging as the core base in Europe, and the company is now concentrating on market advancement in Central and Eastern Europe and the EU. In the ceremony, the Prime Minister of Slovakia, Mikulas Dzurinda, the Korean ambassador to the Czech Republic, Jun-Hee Lee, Vice Chairman & CEO of SAMSUNG Electronics, Jong-Yong Yun, government dignitaries, major customers, and about 300 other important people gathered and offered congratulations on the occasion.

With the advancement into Slovakia, SAMSUNG Electronics is now in a position to secure one of the most competitive production bases in Europe and an advantageous position over the competition in terms of expansion into the European market.

The Slovakia plant of SAMSUNG Electronics is located in Galanta City, about 70km away from its capital Bratislava, and has the production capacity of 500,000 CDT and TFT-LCD monitors per month on a site of approximately 140,000„é°.

The significant roles and purposes of SESK are to secure a base to advance into the Central and Eastern European markets, meet the increasing demands for monitors and TVs in Eastern Europe and Russia, and expedite customs process in the EU region, among others. With the completion of SESK, SAMSUNG Electronics expects to bring a number of benefits to Slovakia, including more than 3,000 local job opportunities, increase in export, and the exchange of cutting edge technology with SAMSUNG Electronics.


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