Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Automotive articles below.
The Scandinavian automotive industry supplier will locate new operations in Orangeburg County, SC, its first in North America.
Over a five-year period, the towing equipment manufacturer has made a significant investment to expand its operations in Ooltewah, TN.
The automotive components manufacturer will create 150 new jobs at a new manufacturing facility in Mount Pleasant, TN.
Estimated for completion in late 2019, the expansion will double the size of the company’s existing facilities in Wendell, NC.
The Japan-based automotive supplier will expand its manufacturing operations in Columbus, IN, creating up to 100 new jobs by 2023.
The facility in Changzhou National Hi-Tech District will expand the company’s production capacity of premium automobile aluminum sheets by 100,000 tons.
The manufacturer of environmentally friendly brake pads will create 100 jobs with its Covington, GA facility expansion.
The automotive components manufacturer will create 143 new jobs at its new 145,000-square-foot facility in Spring Hill, TN.
Turn5 will create more than 100 jobs in the region with its new 365,000-square-foot distribution center in Lenexa, KS.
The first major automotive supplier manufacturing facility to be constructed in Flint, MI in more than 30 years will employ about 600 workers.
The expansion project will add more than 50,000 square feet at Honda Alabama’s Line 2 operations in Talladega County.
The company's East Coast truck body manufacturing facility expansion will bring nearly 200 jobs to Ephrata, PA over the next three years.
After a rigorous national site selection process, the global company opted to expand and upgrade its manufacturing facility in Saegertown, PA.
The aluminum rolling and recycling company will invest $305 million in its new automotive aluminum facility in Guthrie, KY, and create 125 jobs.
Nissei Plastics will boost its global production network with a new 115,000-square-foot facility in San Antonio, TX.
The $85.4M investment will support Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada's $1B investment in its Ontario plants and more than 8,000 jobs, plus create 450 new jobs.
Subaru of America celebrates the grand opening of its all-new 250,000-square-foot corporate headquarters in Camden, NJ.
Goodyear has many successful FTZs, which help foreign and international businesses establish and grow operations while limiting tariffs and fees.
The $33 million investment will result in 86 new jobs at the company's Montgomery, AL facility.
FCA will modernize its Warren Truck Assembly to produce Ram Heavy Duty trucks, relocating truck production from Mexico and adding 2,500 new jobs.
The bus and coach manufacturer will invest more than $47 million and create nearly 640 jobs in Morristown’s East Tennessee Progress Center, a Select Tennessee Certified Site.
KURZ and Yokohama Tire Corporation will invest a total of nearly $24 million and create 146 jobs combined.
The South Korean automotive battery manufacturer will invest $75 million and create 200 jobs in Clarksville, TN.
Adient will expand its automotive seating plant in Lexington, TN, creating approximately 200 new jobs.
The automotive parts manufacturer will create approximately 215 new jobs at the Tennessee-Kentucky Industrial Park in Portland, TN.
Greg Canfield, Secretary, Alabama Department of Commerce discusses landing Toyota-Mazda’s $1.6B investment, workforce development initiatives, foreign direct investment, food processing, and more.
While auto sales are expected to decrease in 2018, manufacturers can still bank on the larger market share of SUVs and CUVs to help keep the industry afloat.
The new 250,000-square-foot automotive manufacturing plant will bring 300 new jobs to the Kansas City metro region.
The January / February 2018 Issue features the State of the Year and Deal of the Year winners, an exclusive interview with Arkansas’ governor, plus a look at utilities, automotive, food processing, and aerospace & defense.