Benteler steel leads manufacturing renaissance in northwest Louisiana

SourceShreveport Times
Date Published03/17/2014
Author NameMichele Marcotte
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Benteler Steel/Tube
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Transplant
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):675
Year reshoring announced:2014
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2015
Capital investment ($):975
Country(ies) from which reshored:Germany
City reshored to:Shreveport
State(s) reshored to:LA
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Energy, Primary Metal Products
Product(s) reshoredSteel tubing for oil/gas
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?U.S. price of natural gas/chemicals/electricity
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