New S.C. Manufacturers to Bring Construction ‘Explosion’


Recent commitments by big industrial companies such as Boeing, Bridgestone and Continental to build or expand in South Carolina could have a hefty economic impact beyond the manufacturing jobs they will create.

In one of the few truly bright spots for the near-term future of the state’s depressed real estate market, developers expect they will have to add industrial buildings over the next several years to meet demand from suppliers expected to follow the larger industries.

“These are major organizations that are coming and setting foot in our state,” said Bill Smith, CEO of Red Rock Developments in Columbia. “With these major announcements come suppliers.”


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