GKN Aerospace to open new manufacturing facility in Florida, US

Date Published02/16/2017
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name GKN Aerospace North America
Parent companyGKN Aerospace
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Foreign Direct Investment
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):170
Year reshoring announced:2017
Domestically, the work will be done:Outsourced
Capital investment ($):50
Country(ies) from which reshored:United Kingdom
City reshored to:Bay County
State(s) reshored to:FL
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Transportation Equipment
Product(s) reshoredone-piece 737 MAX and two-piece 777X lip skins
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Government Incentives, Impact on domestic economy, meet growing demand
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