VW Starts Tennessee Production of ID.4 Electric SUVs

SourceIndustry Week
Date Published07/26/2022
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Volkswagen AG
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Foreign Direct Investment
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):1000
Year reshoring announced:2022
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2022
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Country(ies) from which reshored:Germany
City reshored to:Chattanooga
State(s) reshored to:TN
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Transportation Equipment
Product(s) reshored ID.4 Electric SUVs
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Skilled workforce availability/training, goal for 55% of its U.S. sales to be fully electri
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