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Visit by Prime Minister of Slovenia Dr Miro Cerar

The Prime Minister of Slovenia Dr Miro Cerar visited the high-tech premises of Hidria in Sp. Idrija. He viewed the Group’s newest achievements and innovations. Our managers especially emphasised that such success would not be possible without strong ambition, excellent colleagues and strategic partners, and consistent investments into development and technology.

The Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia Dr Miro Cerar noted with interest the innovative products, production processes and solutions that have been used for years in the end products by the most renowned manufacturers in the automotive and industrial world to their full satisfaction. The managers of Hidria also presented to the Prime Minister the project Green Keltika, which is being upgraded with the Edison projects - the Innovative Green Mobility Centre Koper and Green Balkanika in cooperation with our partners. With this step, we widely open the door to the world of green mobility digital technology of the future.

The Prime Minister heard our determination to continue to invest into the development of new, innovative products and the strengthening of personnel and leading global positions in its segments. Here Spodnja Idrija, in addition to the other sites, plays an important role as it employs almost one half of all people working for our corporation. Thus, we are one of the key employers in the region of Idrija-Cerklje and wider. Therefore, our managers presented to the Prime Minister also their proposals to unburden and develop the economy, and the related recruiting.