Reshoring cases

The reshoring database contains factsheets with data on reshoring events reported in the national media in each EU member state. Active data collection for the reshoring monitor commenced in February 2016 and some earlier reshoring cases (2014-15) have been identified from earlier data collection activities by the research team. The database was updated monthly until the end of 2018 (end of the project).

Within the scope of this initiative, the following cases of reshoring are considered:

  • Companies that reshore to their home country (within the EU) value chain activities previously offshored to another country (e.g. manufacturing by a German firm previously offshored to China or to France and now returning to Germany).

  • Companies that reshore to any EU country value chain activities previously offshored to a non-EU country (e.g. manufacturing by a German firm previously offshored to China and now returning to Italy).


E.g., 01/12/2023
E.g., 01/12/2023
Status Company name Company countrysort descending Announcement date Offshored to Reshored to Sector Job gains
Siteco Beleuchtungstechnik GmbH Germany 24/01/2018 Slovakia Germany C27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Vivechrom Greece 23/03/2017 Turkey Greece C20 - Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
Deanta Global Publishing Services Ireland 04/10/2017 India Ireland J58 - Publishing activities 10
C&F Group Ireland 24/12/2017 Germany Ireland C29 - Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers
C&C Group Ireland 12/01/2016 United Kingdom Ireland C11 - Manufacture of beverages 80
Lino Manfrotto + Co., S.p.A. Italy 20/10/2017 China Italy C26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Ciak Roncato Italy 23/07/2015 China Italy C14 - Manufacture of wearing apparel 20
FIVE - Fabbrica Italiana Veicoli Elettrici Italy 07/03/2017 China Italy C30 - Manufacture of other transport equipment 50
Gta Moda Italy 10/12/2014 Romania Italy C14 - Manufacture of wearing apparel 40
Piquadro Italy 15/04/2014 China Italy C15 - Manufacture of leather and related products
Vittoria Assicurazioni Italy 02/08/2016 Netherlands Italy K65 - Insurance, reinsurance and pension funding, except compulsory social security
Natuzzi Italy 30/08/2016 China Italy C31 - Manufacture of furniture
Safilo Italy 25/07/2015 China Italy C14 - Manufacture of wearing apparel
Custom SpA Italy 08/01/2017 China Romania C18 - Printing and reproduction of recorded media
Benetton Italy 11/10/2016 Italy C14 - Manufacture of wearing apparel


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