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., 05/12/2023
E.g., 05/12/2023
Status Company name Company country Announcement datesort ascending Offshored to Reshored to Sector Job gains
Viking Genetics Denmark 03/01/2018 Finland Denmark A01 - Crop and animal production, hunting and related service activities
C&F Group Ireland 24/12/2017 Germany Ireland C29 - Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers
Van Merksteijn International B.V. Netherlands 22/12/2017 Turkey Netherlands C25 - Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 275
FrieslandCampina Netherlands 23/11/2017 Germany Netherlands C11 - Manufacture of beverages
Bitdefender Romania 23/11/2017 China Romania J62.0 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Pole Bicycle Company Finland 23/11/2017 Taiwan Finland C30 - Manufacture of other transport equipment 12
Orientis Gourmet France 21/11/2017 Morocco France C10 - Manufacture of food products
Broadnet Norway 21/11/2017 India Norway J61 - Telecommunications
Docler Holding Luxembourg 21/11/2017 Italy Luxembourg J63 - Information service activities 20
Track-Tec Poland 09/11/2017 Serbia Poland C30 - Manufacture of other transport equipment
Reno de Medici SPA Italy 31/10/2017 Germany Italy C17 - Manufacture of paper and paper products
Outotec Finland 26/10/2017 Germany Finland B9.9 - Support activities for other mining and quarrying 80
Airfoils Advanced Solutions France 25/10/2017 France C33 - Repair and installation of machinery and equipment 135
Lino Manfrotto + Co., S.p.A. Italy 20/10/2017 China Italy C26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Skako A/S Denmark 20/10/2017 France Denmark C29 - Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers


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