DuPont Expands Kinston, N.C., Facility To Meet Growing Global Demand For Sorona® Polymer, Support Circular Economy

SourceTextile World
Date Published09/06/2018
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name DuPont
Parent companyE. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):94
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2018
City reshored to:Kinston
State(s) reshored to:NC
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Plastic & Rubber Products
Product(s) reshoredSorona polymer
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Customer responsiveness improvement, Higher productivity, Impact on domestic economy, Lead time/Time to market, Proximity to customers/market, Skilled workforce availability/training, Sustainable material
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