$100 million expansion at Swedish Match to create more than 120 jobs

SourceThe Owensboro Times
Date Published05/10/2019
Author NameKatie Pickens
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Swedish Match Co.
Parent companySwedish Match AB
Type of work Manufacturing
Reshoring category:Foreign Direct Investment
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):120
Year reshoring announced:2017
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2019
Capital investment ($):100
Country(ies) from which reshored:Sweden
City reshored to:Owensboro
State(s) reshored to:KY
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Miscellaneous – subset non Hobbies
Product(s) reshorednicotine pouches
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Government Incentives, Proximity to customers/market, Other, expansion of current production
Government Incentive dollar amount:150,000
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