Cugir

Cugir is a town in Alba CountyRomania. The central settlement of the Breadfield region, it is situated about 40 kilometers south-west of Alba Iulia, the capital of the county, and 300 metres above sea level at the base of the Șureanu Mountains.

Economy

The town is a heavy industrialised one, with at least half of the total working age population engaged in industrial activities, and around 30 percent engaged in lumbering activities. The S.C. Uzinele Mecanice Cugir S.A. is the main employer in town and it has diversified its production to include along the traditional products automotive components and firearms, and a large part of its production is destined for export. Another employer is S.C Star Transmission Cugir S.A., a Daimler company that produces gearbox parts.

Education

The town has a high school (David Prodan National College), one technical school, 3 middle schools and 6 kindergartens.

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