Huawei to build EUR 200m European manufacturing facility at Brumath Business Park in French Grand-Est Region
(Haguenau, France – 17 Dec, 2020) Huawei has chosen Brumath Business Park in the Grand-Est region of France to build its new European production facility.
The factory, announced at the end of 2019, will manufacture technological solutions for mobile networks for Huawei customers in Europe.
The new factory, close to the French-German border, further enriches Huawei’s presence in Europe, where the company already has 23 R&D centres, partnerships with over 100 universities, and a highly performant supply chain including 3 100 companies.
The factory represents an investment of 200 million euros and will initially employ 300 people, rising to 500 over time. Its annual production value will be in the order of 1 billion euros.
Abraham Liu, Huawei’s Chief Representative to the EU Institutions, commented: “We are very happy with this cooperation with the Haguenau Urban Community and the Grand-Est Region, which strengthens our commitment to France. We would like to heartily thank all those who have contributed to this project.”
Jean Rottner, President of the Grand-Est Region, said: “I am delighted to announce the installation of Huawei in Brumath, at the heart of the Haguenau urban area. It is excellent news that testifies to the dynamic economy of our cross-border areas.”