The Heart of Growth

DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY

From innovative start-ups to multi national enterprises, a diverse mix of businesses, entrepreneurs, and organizations are relocating and expanding in the Central SC region.

Shared Development, Shared Growth, Shared Prosperity

The Central SC Region has welcomed jobs
and $ investments in
International Paper Corporation

International Paper Corporation

Date: September 1, 2020
County: Richland County
Investment: $17,500,000
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Cutsize copier paper
# of Employees: 700
Website: http://www.internationalpaper.com

Loctek Ergonomic Technology Corp.

Loctek Ergonomic Technology Corp.

Date: August 19, 2020
County: Clarendon County
Investment: $5,000,000
Jobs Created: 10
Activity Type: New
Country: China
Description: Ergonomic desk workstations and products

Nephron Pharmaceuticals

Nephron Pharmaceuticals

Date: July 9, 2020
County: Lexington County
Investment: $21,580,000
Jobs Created: 380
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Generic respiratory medications and blow-fill-seal contract manufacturing; global HQ
# of Employees: 1000
Website: http://www.nephronpharm.com

Call 4 Health

Call 4 Health

Date: March 12, 2020
County: Richland County
Jobs Created: 291
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Provider of call center operations for healthcare facilities
# of Employees: 75
Website: https://www.call4health.com/

Xplor Boatworks LLC

Xplor Boatworks LLC

Date: March 6, 2020
County: Richland County
Investment: $3,484,000
Jobs Created: 63
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Boat manufacturing
# of Employees: 10
Website: http://xplorboatworks.com

Metal Masters Inc

Metal Masters Inc

Date: December 30, 2019
County: Newberry County
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Machine shop
# of Employees: 85
Website: http://www.metal-mastersinc.com

KRA Operations LLC

KRA Operations LLC

Date: December 23, 2019
County: Newberry County
Investment: $11,500,000
Jobs Created: 57
Activity Type: New
Country: South Korea
Description: Home appliance washer parts
# of Employees: 65

Sea Pro Boats

Sea Pro Boats

Date: December 20, 2019
County: Fairfield County
Investment: $3,000,000
Jobs Created: 135
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Manufacturer of bay boats & center console boats
# of Employees: 2
Website: http://www.seapromfg.com

Hecate Energy West Newberry LLC

Hecate Energy West Newberry LLC

Date: December 19, 2019
County: Newberry County
Investment: $5,000,000
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Solar farm
Website: https://www.hecateenergy.com/

MacLean Fiberglass

MacLean Fiberglass

Date: December 19, 2019
County: Newberry County
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Fiberglass rods & tubes used by utilities for building transmission & distribution lines and substations
# of Employees: 117
Website: http://www.macleanpower.com

Custom Profile SE

Custom Profile SE

Date: December 19, 2019
County: Kershaw County
Investment: $1,700,000
Jobs Created: 70
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Extruded plastic products for furniture, marine & appliance industries
# of Employees: 10
Website: http://www.custom-profile.com/

Kemira Chemicals

Kemira Chemicals

Date: December 12, 2019
County: Richland County
Investment: $20,000,000
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: Finland
Description: Alkalies & chlorine manufacturing - sodium chlorate plant
# of Employees: 52
Website: http://www.kemira.com/en/Pages/default.aspx