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.
Toyota and Mazda leaders have selected Huntsville, AL for a new joint-venture manufacturing plant, with production expected to begin by 2021.
The China-based tire maker will create 800 jobs and invest nearly $580 million at an advanced manufacturing megasite site located in Kingsboro, NC.
The Palmetto State takes BF's top honor by doubling down on its solid manufacturing base while diversifying into new growth sectors.
The manufacturer of automotive fiber padding invested $35 million to build and equip a 120,000-square-foot facility located in the Northwest Harris Business Park.
The automotive supplier's new Liuzhou plant will expand the company's manufacturing capabilities, as well as meet growing demands of the China and Asia-Pacific markets.
The new 115,000-square-foot building in Northville, MI will feature modern design and collaborative open workspaces.
The automotive components manufacturer will invest $31 million and create more than 100 new jobs in Jackson, TN.
Southeast Michigan's first new OEM operation in more than 25 years is part of a $230 million investment in the region. By 2020, additional projects will result in 400 more jobs and another $600 million in investment
The nearly 323,000-square-foot facility in China’s Suzhou Industrial Park will employ approximately 1,000 workers.
Forest River will invest $2.9 million to expand in Butler, IN, creating up to 125 new jobs by 2019.
The Richfield, OH center will provide advanced and innovative technologies for producing cutting-edge tires for the North and South American markets.
The Toyota-owned company will create up to 87 new jobs in Westfield, IN, with help from state tax credits and training grants.
The global automotive supplier will bring 1,000 new jobs to its Blount County, TN manufacturing operation.
Android Industries and its sister company Avancez will expand their operations in Fort Wayne, IN, creating up to 313 new jobs by the end of 2018.
The automotive products and systems company will build a state-of-the-art customer center in Northville Township, MI with help from a Michigan Business Development Program grant.
The automotive parts distributor will bring 190 jobs to its new Plainfield, IN corporate headquarters.
The Japan-based company will invest $8 million in its new operations in Shelbyville, which will house high-tech 3D printing equipment.
ATIO USA will open a new manufacturing facility in Clewiston, FL creating 39 new jobs.
Fukai Toyotetsu Indiana Corporation will double its footprint in Jamestown, IN, creating up to 103 new jobs by 2020.
The automotive mold and casting manufacturer will invest $6.5 million and create 60 new jobs in Manchester, TN.
The Austrian automotive plastics manufacturer is building a new plant in Taylorsville, NC.
The aluminum parts manufacturer will invest more than $51.3 million in Bowling Green, KY.
A new natural gas pipeline, installed with help from state, local and private partners, made the expansion possible.