Thus, as explained in Johnson Electric, the second stage of works on the plant which already has 600 workers, and which implies an investment of EUR 50 m in the next five years and employment of 2,400 workers more by 2021 has started.
Johnson Electric is currently producing 250,000 engines on a monthly basis and after the completion of the second stage, expected production will exceed 5 million engines.
The first contract between Johnson Electric and the Serbian government was signed in late 2013 and comprised an investment of EUR 15 m, , construction of a facility on 10,000 m2 and 1,000 workers until mid-2016.
Johnson Electric currently employs nearly 600 people, two thirds of which are operators in production- employees registered with the National Employment Service in Nis.
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