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., 01/06/2023
E.g., 01/06/2023
Status Company name Company countrysort ascending Announcement date Offshored to Reshored to Sector Job gains
Unicredit Italy 21/01/2016 Austria Italy K64 - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding
Steelco Spa Italy 14/02/2018 Germany Italy C27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
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
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
Deanta Global Publishing Services Ireland 04/10/2017 India Ireland J58 - Publishing activities 10
Vivechrom Greece 23/03/2017 Turkey Greece C20 - Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
Adidas Germany 26/05/2016 China Germany C15 - Manufacture of leather and related products 160
Siemens Germany 06/02/2017 Denmark Germany C27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment 1000
BSH Hausgeräte GmbH Germany 04/05/2018 Australia Poland C27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Electrostar GmbH Germany 14/10/2016 China Germany C27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Bosch Packaging Technology Germany 04/02/2016 United Kingdom Germany C22 - Manufacture of rubber and plastic products 100
Marklin Germany 24/01/2015 China Germany C32 - Other manufacturing


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