EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics Launches First U.S. Automotive Parts Facility
April 22, 2015
An $11.1 million investment at the Alliance Industrial Park in Anderson will allow EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc., to produce plastic interior parts and is the first American production facility for German EuWe Group, a supplier to 10 of the world’s largest automakers. The facility is expected to create 49 new jobs. Hiring will begin in the second quarter of 2016 and full production is expected by 2017.
Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative
“EuWe is excited to soon start its first operations in the United States. When looking for the right site, we were impressed by the professionalism and welcoming demeanor of the people in South Carolina, especially those in Anderson County. As a company that is still managed by its founding family and one that always plans for the future, we believe we’ll find the best employees here in South Carolina to make this endeavor a success.”
– Markus Gosse, CEO, EuWe Eugen Wexler US Plastics, Inc.
“Team South Carolina’s focus on taking care of our businesses and their employees is helping our state become a top destination for international companies, like the EuWe Group, that are looking to expand into the United States. This multi-million dollar investment means 49 new jobs for South Carolinians, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome the EuWe Group to its new home in Anderson County.”
– The Honorable Nikki R. Haley, Governor of South Carolina
“The automotive sector continues to drive South Carolina’s economy. Today, we congratulate the EuWe Group on their decision to join the more than 250 automotive-related companies and suppliers that call the Palmetto State home.”
– Robert M. “Bobby” Hitt, South Carolina Secretary of Commerce