South Carolina

This section includes articles related to area economic development, corporate relocation, company expansion and site selection news throughout South Carolina.

Tea Company’s First South Carolina Plant To Create 100+ Jobs

Milo’s Tea Company will invest $130 million to establish its first South Carolina operations in Spartanburg County, creating 103 new jobs.
LiveXchange 2023

2023 LiveXchange Keynote Speaker Is “Study In Contradictions”

Sage Policy Group Chairman & CEO Anirban Basu will be the Keynote Speaker at the 2023 Business Facilities LiveXchange event.

Micron, Intel, Chevron Phillips, Hyundai Top 2022 Deals Of The Year

The annual Business Facilities Deal of the Year awards have expanded to recognize four winning project announcements.
Dorchester County, SC

Three Projects To Invest A Combined $136M In South Carolina

Creating a total 253 jobs, FlexCold will establish operations in Dorchester County; Element Designs will relocate to York County; and The Ritedose Corporation will expand in Richland County.
Infrastructure

Infrastructure: On Solid Ground

A bedrock of commerce, transportation infrastructure is significant to location decisions.
automotive industry

Auto Industry Locations: Driving Success For Supply & Demand

In response to market forces, companies across the auto industry are seeking sites that support their production, supply chain, and other demands.
battery

Battery Parts Maker Announces Record-Breaking Investment In South Carolina

Redwood Materials, manufacturer of EV battery components, is investing $3.5 billion to establish operations in Camp Hall Commerce Park.
Chick-fil-A Supply

Chick-fil-A Plans Distribution Centers In South Carolina, Missouri

Chick-fil-A Supply will invest $96M to establish two new distribution centers in Lexington County, SC and Maryland Heights, MO. The projects will create a total of 225 new jobs.
Envision AESC South Carolina

Envision AESC To Invest $810M In South Carolina

Japan-based Envision AESC's new Florence County, SC electric vehicle (EV) battery gigafactory will create 1,170 new jobs.
video

[VIDEO] Camp Hall – A Next Generation Commerce Park in South Carolina

Camp Hall is a first-of-its-kind, master-planned industrial work space located in Charleston, S.C. As a convergence of people, place and programming, Camp Hall delivers thoughtful infrastructure and logistical features that empower people — and business — to thrive.
site selection

High-Growth Sectors Connect At LiveXchange Emerging Industries

With high-growth industries the focus, Business Facilities LiveXchange event looks at what’s next in site selection.
Catawba County data centers

Microsoft To Invest $1B In Four North Carolina Technology Facilities

Microsoft Corp. plans to create at least 50 new jobs at four data centers in Catawba County over the next 10 years. 
Bosch Dorchester County, SC

Over $267M In Investment, 366 Jobs Headed To South Carolina

Bosch will invest $260 million, create 350 jobs in Dorchester County, SC; Atkore will invest $7.7 million, create 16 jobs in Allendale County.
BMW South Carolina

BMW To Invest $1.7B In South Carolina Electric Vehicle Production

In preparation for production of electric vehicles, BMW will create 300 jobs as it expands its manufacturing capacity and footprint at two South Carolina locations.  
South Carolina expansion

FedEx To Invest $64M In South Carolina Expansion

Four companies in a range of industries will invest a total of more than $76 million to grow in counties across South Carolina.
Nucor Steel Berkeley, SC

$435M In Manufacturing Investment Headed To South Carolina

Nucor Corporation is expanding and creating 50 new jobs in Berkeley County, Responsive Industries will grow in Greenville County, creating 10 jobs.
Nucor Steel Berkeley, SC

Nucor Will Invest $200M In South Carolina

Nucor will expand its Berkeley County, SC steel manufacturing facility. In Marion County, auto body parts supplier DMA Sales will invest $5M to expand its operations.
American Rescue Plan

Good Jobs Challenge Awards 32 Entities Grant Money

Part of the American Rescue Plan, the program through the U.S. EDA focuses on assisting innovations in workforce development.
outdoor recreation

25 Towns Chosen For Outdoor Recreation Economic Boost

The Recreation Economy for Rural Communities (RERC) program administered by the U.S. EPA, USDA's Forest Service, the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), and the Northern Border Regional Commission (NBRC) identified 25 communities.
Georgia-Pacific South Carolina

Pet Supplies Plus, Georgia-Pacific Invest $93M In South Carolina

Pet Supplies Plus will create a new distribution center in Orangeburg County, Georgia-Pacific will expand its manufacturing facility in Clarendon County.

Rankings & Awards

Micron, Intel, Chevron Phillips, Hyundai Top 2022 Deals Of The Year

The annual Business Facilities Deal of the Year awards have expanded to recognize four winning project announcements.
2022 State of the Year

North Carolina Is Business Facilities’ 2022 State Of The Year

North Carolina is named Business Facilities’ 2022 State of the Year, the second time the state has been recognized for this top honor.

Business Facilities Featured Location Spotlight

Location Spotlight: Hoosier Energy

The Hoosier Energy Power Network’s Economic Development team is dedicated to providing valuable site selection information and assistance to companies considering a relocation or expansion in Indiana or Illinois.

Business Facilities Featured Location Videos

[VIDEO] Made Possible in Lehigh Valley

The region has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing economies in the nation and is just a short drive away from major mid-Atlantic cities including New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington D.C.