Automotive Manufacturing

Approximately 250 automotive and automotive-related companies have operations in South Carolina, including original equipment manufacturers and expansive tier one and tier two suppliers. 

Draexlmaier Automotive of America LLC will expand its facility in Spartanburg County, SC. The $22.35 million investment is expected to generate 150 new jobs over the next five years.

In 1992, BMW Manufacturing Co. LLC announced it would build its first and only U.S. plant in Greer and is now investing another $750 million to expand that facility to launch the “next generation” of its BMW X3 sport activity vehicle.""