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Walser to make car carpets in Slovakia

THE AUSTRIAN car accessory maker Walser wants to build a plant that will produce 100,000 car carpets per month in Slovakia's Horná Potôň, the economic daily Hospodárske noviny wrote.

Walser is expected to start building the plant this summer; the first carpets should leave the plant in the autumn. Walser will invest €1.5 million in the new plant and will employ up to 100 people.

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