$21M upgrade coming to Kansas factory

Date Published06/07/2022
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Kalmar Mobile Solutions
Parent companyCargotec
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Foreign Direct Investment
Year reshoring announced:2022
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2023
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Capital investment ($):21.4
Country(ies) from which reshored:Finland
City reshored to:Ottowa
State(s) reshored to:KS
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Product(s) reshoredterminal tractors
What non-domestic negative factors made offshoring less attractive?Green considerations, Quality/rework/warranty
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Automation/technology, Higher productivity, Lead time/Time to market
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