Startup Weekend Spartanburg

USC Upstate's Johnson College to Host Startup Weekend Spartanburg for Entrepreneurs

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BMW Plant Spartanburg

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Updated festival and retail area welcomes visitors

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2016 Economic Ambassador

Yaso Ueda - Toray Carbon Fibers, USA

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Total Labor Force 140,892
Unemployment Rate 5.3%
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Female (2015 Estimate) 51.5%
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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Magna International, a leading global automotive supplier, is constructing a new seat manufacturing plant in Spartanburg County. Representing its fourth manufacturing plant in South Carolina, the company is projected to invest $29 million in the facility, creating 480 new jobs over the next five years.

Monday, November 21, 2016

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Advanced Ceramic Coatings (ACC), a 50-50 joint venture between GE Aviation and Turbocoating Corporation, will be launching new operations in Spartanburg County. This project represents $15 million in new capital investment and the creation of 50 new jobs.

Monday, October 31, 2016

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Ritrama, an Italian manufacturer of pressure sensitive adhesive materials, is establishing operations in Spartanburg County. The company is investing $85 million in the facility and creating 150 new jobs in Moore, S.C.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Holroyd Precision Components (Holroyd), a sub-contract manufacturing division of Precision Technologies Group (PTG) Limited, is establishing its first U.S. manufacturing operations - Holroyd Precision Rotors, Inc. - in Spartanburg County. The $12.5 million investment is expected to create 23 new jobs.

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