Governor Wolf Announces Shell Cracker Plant Coming to Pennsylvania

SourcePA Department of Community & Economic Development
Date Published06/07/2016
Author NameHeidi Havens
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Royal Dutch Shell
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company an OEM? Yes
Reshoring category:Foreign Direct Investment
Year reshoring announced:2016
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2017
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Country(ies) from which reshored:Netherlands
City reshored to:Pittsburgh
State(s) reshored to:PA
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Product(s) reshoredPetrochemicals
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Infrastructure, Proximity to customers/market, U.S. price of natural gas/chemicals/electricity
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