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Business Facilities In The News: Tennessee Again #1 In Auto Manufacturing Strength

<i>Business Facilities </i> In The News: Tennessee Again #1 In Auto Manufacturing Strength

Bill Mitchell for WDEF News writes, “The president of the United States will praise Amazon.com tomorrow for creating thousands of new jobs. He’ll speak to employees at the Enterprise South plant. But a quarter mile away is the Volkswagen plant— another success story for Chattanooga and the state of Tennessee. It makes Chattanooga the center of the automotive south.”


Business Facilities In The News: State Representative Mike Sparks Announces Key Manufacturing Award For Tennessee

<i>Business Facilities </i> In The News: State Representative Mike Sparks Announces Key Manufacturing Award For Tennessee

WGNS radio reports, “State Representative Mike Sparks (R–Smyrna) announced this week that Tennessee has been named the number one state in the nation for automotive manufacturing strength by Business Facilities magazine.”


Business Facilities In The News: Rants and Raves: ‘D’ is for dysfunctional party

<i>Business Facilities </i> In The News: Rants and Raves: ‘D’ is for dysfunctional party

The Montgomery Adviser “raves: for one more indication of the strong position Alabama holds in the automotive industry. Business Facilities magazine has named Alabama the No. 2 state for automotive industry strength. The magazine noted that it all began with the decision by Mercedes to locate a plant in the state 20 years ago.”




NOLA Tops Logistics List, San Jose Leading IT Hub
In BF’s 2013 Metro Rankings Report

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New Orleans, Newport News (VA), Baltimore and Philadelphia are standouts in our Logistics Leaders (Ports) category.


China Surges In Renewable Energy, Vehicles In
BF’s Annual Rankings Of Global Leaders

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China’s triumph is clouded by a WTO ruling against the PRC’s subsidies of its solar panel industry.