06 Mar Daimler announces $500M plant to be constructed right next to Atlas Commerce Center
A half-billion-dollar investment and more than a thousand new jobs hinged on two key factors.
South Carolina was competing with two other states and Mexico for Daimler AG’s only North American plant, where it will build Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans. In the end, the German automaker chose the Palmetto State based largely on its location and its willingness to train the company’s workers, Gov. Nikki Haley said….