Rolling mill revival in Boyd County

SourceDaily Independent
Date Published10/17/2018
Author NameGlenn Puit
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name SWVA Kentucky, LLC
Parent companySteel Dynamics, Inc
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company an OEM? Yes
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):60
Year reshoring announced:2018
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2018
City reshored to:Boyd County
State(s) reshored to:KY
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Primary Metal Products (not including Foundries and Castings)
Product(s) reshoredsteel
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Under-utilized capacity, import replacement, tariffs
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