Opportunities for Tire and Auto Businesses in the I-77 Corridor

The tire manufacturing industry in South Carolina is booming, and it’s making big news — and a big impact. The state is a leader in tire production, exporting over $1.6 billion in tires annually. South Carolina is home to 4 of the world’s top 10 tire manufacturers, including Michelin and Bridgestone. In 2015, Giti Tire… Continue Reading »

Giti Tire to Establish Chester County Manufacturing Plant, create 1,700 jobs

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Giti Tire, the 10th largest tire company in the world, will establish its first North American manufacturing facility in Chester County. The company plans to invest $560 million and create 1,700 new jobs over the next decade in order to meet the growing demand of the North American market. The company announced its plans today during… Continue Reading »

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