BMW to invest in EVs in South Carolina

20 October 2022
2022-10-20 11:37

BMW will invest $1 billion in its sprawling factory near Spartanburg, South Carolina, to start producing electric vehicles and an additional $700 million to build a electric-battery plant nearby.

The investment in the 7-million-square-foot vehicle factory in Greer, in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, would add an unspecified number of jobs to the more than 11,000 workers there.The battery plant, to be built in nearby Woodruff, will employ 300, the company said, with hiring to begin within a few years.

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