Construction of Johnson Controls' factory begins

Construction of Johnson Controls' factory begins

The construction of Johnson Controls' factory will begin Monday at the free economic zone Bunardzik near Skopje.

Mavrovo Engineering construction contractor is to build the plant within next seven months. Johnson Controls Inc, a global market leader in automotive systems, will produce automotive interior electronics.

Meanwhile, Macedonian government undertook to provide the necessary infrastructure in Bunardzik. The electric power, water and gas installations are scheduled for completion by October at Bunardzik zone.

The Johnson Controls' investment in Macedonia is put at $20 million. The company said the first phase of investment will provide 150 jobs and 500 new jobs in the next five years.