ROXUL Inc., part of the ROCKWOOL Group, to build multimillion-dollar manufacturing facility in West Virginia, USA

Date Published07/06/2017
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Rockwool
Parent companyROXUL
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):150
Year reshoring announced:2017
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2020
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Capital investment ($):150
Country(ies) from which reshored:Canada
City reshored to:Ranson
State(s) reshored to:WV
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Product(s) reshoredStone Wool Insulation
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Proximity to customers/market
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