This Family Lost Its Footwear Company in the Iranian Revolution. Now, It Makes 1.2 Million Shoes a Year in Georgia

Date Published08/27/2018
Author NameLeigh Buchanan
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Okabashi
Parent companyOkabashi
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Reshoring
City reshored to:Buford
State(s) reshored to:GA
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Apparel & Textiles
Product(s) reshoredshoe
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Image/brand, Impact on domestic economy
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