Agribusiness

Portucel, S.A. establishing operations in Greenwood County

COLUMBIA, S.C. – An industrial company is establishing operations in Greenwood County to convert forest matter into wood pellets. Portucel, S.A. is investing $110 million to open a manufacturing facility in Greenwood, S.C. The investment is expected to create 70 new jobs.
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Canfor Southern Pine upgrading its Kershaw County facility

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Canfor Southern Pine, a leading integrated forest products company, today announced it will upgrade its existing Camden, S.C. sawmill in Kershaw County. The company is projected to invest $40 million in the project.
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Keurig Green Mountain creating 500 jobs in South Carolina with new Spartanburg County operations

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. (Keurig), a leader in specialty coffee and innovative single-serve brewing systems, today announced plans to construct a new, state-of-the-art roasting and packaging facility in Spartanburg County, S.C. The company is projected to bring $350 million of capital investment and create 500 new jobs.
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SOPAKCO expanding Marion County operations

COLUMBIA, S.C. - SOPAKCO, a world leader in the design, processing and packaging of processed foods, is expanding its Marion County operations. Read More

Alo establishing operations in Greenville County

COLUMBIA, S.C. Alo, one of the world’s leading suppliers in the agricultural machinery industry, today announced plans to establish operations in Greenville County. The $6 million investment is expected to create 44 new jobs over the next five years.

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Victor Hoppenstein's Brewlab locating new operations in Charleston County

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Victor Hoppenstein's Brewlab, a local, craft brewing operation, is locating its new production operations in Charleston County. The company's $1.1 million investment is projected to create 16 new jobs.

Located at 2200 Heriot Street in Charleston, S.C., production operations are projected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2019. The company will be producing a wide variety of craft beer and constructing a new taproom.

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News

The Muffin Mam, Inc. launching new Laurens County operations

COLUMBIA, S.C. The Muffin Mam, Inc., a leading manufacturer of baked goods headquartered in Simpsonville, S.C., is launching new production operations in Laurens County. The company’s $18.8 million investment is projected to create 114 new jobs.

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Perdue Farms invests $25 million in Dillon County expansion

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The S.C. Department of Commerce and Governor Henry McMaster today announced that Perdue Farms has completed a $25 million expansion at its harvest operation in Dillon County, creating 100 additional jobs. The company produces a variety of no-antibiotics-ever chicken products for retail and food service customers.

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