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., 22/02/2024
E.g., 22/02/2024
Status Company name Company country Announcement date Offshored to Reshored to Sector Job gainssort descending
Orkla Foods Sweden Sweden 11/09/2017 Denmark Sweden C10 - Manufacture of food products
Angelini Beauty Italy 30/05/2018 Spain Italy G46 - Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles
Siteco Beleuchtungstechnik GmbH Germany 24/01/2018 Slovakia Germany C27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Jacuzzi Europe SPA Italy 01/03/2017 United States Italy C23 - Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products
Pegatron Corporation Taiwan 09/11/2018 China Czech Republic C26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Carte Noire France 01/04/2016 Czech Republic France C10 - Manufacture of food products
Interbake United Kingdom 29/04/2014 Canada United Kingdom C28 - Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
Welltec Denmark 16/04/2017 Poland Denmark C35 - Industrial and Commercial Machinery and Computer Equipment
Stille AB Sweden 20/06/2018 United States Sweden C32 - Other manufacturing
Northern Flags Ltd United Kingdom 21/01/2016 Poland United Kingdom C18 - Printing and reproduction of recorded media
Volvo car Sweden 19/07/2018 China Sweden C29 - Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers
Steelco Spa Italy 14/02/2018 Germany Italy C27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Rīgas Dzirnavnieks AS Latvia 02/11/2018 Estonia Latvia C10 - Manufacture of food products
Estrella Sweden 01/04/2016 Norway Sweden C10 - Manufacture of food products
Prada Italy 03/04/2014 China Italy C14 - Manufacture of wearing apparel


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