South Carolina Department of Commerce

Omron

Omron Automation To Establish South Carolina Presence

Omron Automation, a global leader in industrial automation technology, will soon establish its presence in South Carolina.

Manufacturing Companies Expand in South Carolina

Manufacturing companies Nova Molecular Technologies and Flame Spray North America are expanding their footprint in the Palmetto State.

Capital Concrete Adds 5th Facility In South Carolina

Capital Concrete Co. will invest $8.25 million to construct a facility in Fairfield County, South Carolina.

TMC Transportation To Invest $38M In SC Expansion

TMC Transportation has a 25-year history in South Carolina, and plans to invest $38 million to expand its regional headquarters in the state.
Nissin Foods South Carolina

Nissin Foods To Create 300 Jobs In South Carolina

Nissin Foods, inventors of the first instant ramen noodle, will invest $228M to establish manufacturing operations in Greenville County, SC.
Keurig Dr Pepper South Carolina

Keurig Dr Pepper Plans $100M Expansion In South Carolina

Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) will create an estimated 250 new jobs in Spartanburg County, South Carolina by 2027.
West Fraser

West Fraser Expands South Carolina Sawmill For 3rd Time

West Fraser will expand its Newberry County, South Carolina, sawmill for the third time in a decade — bringing 30 new jobs to the region.
Zilmet South Carolina

Zilmet Picks South Carolina For First U.S. Manufacturing Plant

Italy-based manufacturer Zilmet will invest $32.7 million and create approximately 50 new jobs in Georgetown County, South Carolina.
Xerxes South Carolina

Three Expansions Bring 120 Jobs, $40M+ In Investments To South Carolina

Xerxes will create about 80 jobs in Richland County, Meyn America will create 25 jobs in Oconee County, and South Atlantic Canners will create 15 jobs in Lee County, SC.
Solar South Carolina

SEM Wafertech, Solar4America To Invest $66M In South Carolina

The new Sumter County facility will create 300 jobs, help meet the need for locally sourced solar wafers as the demand for solar power continues to grow in the U.S. 
South Carolina

Solid South Carolina

The Palmetto State attracted record-breaking investment in 2022, and the EV sector is a significant contributor.

Advanced Manufacturing Projects Bring Over $1.6B To South Carolina

Three advanced manufacturing projects will create a total of more than 700 jobs in Spartanburg, Chester and Richland counties in South Carolina.
IKO South Carolina

IKO Investing $363M, Creating 180 Jobs In South Carolina

Also, Erchonia will relocate its corporate headquarters to Greenville County, SC, investing $6.7M and creating more than 50 jobs. 
2022 Deal of the Year

2022 Deal Of The Year: Impact Awards

The 2022 Deal of the Year Impact Awards recognize project investments that will have significant impact in their new or expanded locations, focusing on a specific aspect of the project.
Pallidus York County Charlotte Region

Pallidus Relocating Corporate HQ, Manufacturing Operations

Silicon carbide (SiC) wafer semiconductor manufacturer Pallidus will invest $443 million and create 405 new jobs in York County, SC in the Charlotte Region. 

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.
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.
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.
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.
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Lubbock EDA CEO John Osborne discusses business climate and downtown revitalization in the Business Facilities Podcast.
Economic Development Awards

Business Facilities 2024 EDO Awards. Enter By March 14!

For the second year, Business Facilities recognizes economic development organizations for effective, innovative initiatives. Enter by March 14.
2023 Deals Of The Year

2023 Deals Of The Year

Entries for Deal of the Year awards spanned industries, investment types, and winning strategies. Here are the stories of this year’s picks.

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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.

Location Spotlight: Topeka, Kansas

With three top universities in the area and connectivity via major interstates, Topeka, Kansas is rich with opportunity. Visit the GO Topeka Economic Partnership to learn more.