GKN Aerospace to Open New Manufacturing Facility in Florida, US

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

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name GKN Aerospace
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company an OEM? Yes
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:In-house
Capital investment ($):50
Country(ies) from which reshored:United Kingdom
City reshored to:Panama City
State(s) reshored to:FL
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Transportation Equipment
Product(s) reshoredAerospace Technology
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Eco-system synergies, Government Incentives, Skilled workforce availability/training
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