Top Automotive Deals in the South – Fall 2021

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements Made in the Fall 2021 Quarter

CompanyJobsInvestmentN/ELocationDescription
1. Rivian7,500$5,000NSocial Circle, Ga.Auto assembly/EV batteries
2. Toyota1,750$1,290NLiberty, N.C.EV batteries
3. Toyota1,400$461EGeorgetown, Ky.Auto assembly
4. Ultium Cells LLC1,300N/AESpring Hill, Tenn.EV batteries
5. Mercedes-Benz600N/AEVance, Ala.Auto assembly
6. Mazda Toyota500N/AEHuntsville, Ala.Auto assembly
7. Toyota450$288EHuntsville, Ala.Engines
8. Dr. Schneider400$22NBaldwyn, Miss.Auto parts
9. NOVONIX300$160NChattanooga, Tenn.EV battery parts
10. Central Wheel145N/AEParis, Ky.Auto parts

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com

 

Top Automotive Deals in the South – Summer 2021

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements Made in the Summer 2021 Quarter

CompanyJobsInvestmentN/ELocationDescription
1. Ford Motor5,800$5,600NBlue Oval City, Tenn.Auto assembly/EV batteries
2. Ford Motor5,000$5,800NHardin County, Ky.EV batteries
3. Canoo2,000$400NPryor, Okla.EV auto assembly
4. U.S. Postal1,000$155NSpartanburg, S.C.EV auto assembly
5. NOVONIX300$160NChattanooga, Tenn.EV battery parts
6. Firestone250$50EWhitley C., Ky.Auto parts
7. Edelbrock200N/ANOlive Branch, Miss.Auto parts
8. REHAU150$50ECullman, Ala.Auto parts
9. Sungwoo Hitech117$40NTelford, Tenn.Auto parts
10. Gissing116$18NGreenville Co., S.C.Auto parts

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com

 

Top Automotive Deals in the South – Spring 2021

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements Made in the Spring 2021 Quarter

CompanyJobsInvestmentN/ELocationDescription
1. Mullen Technologies400$336NMemphis, Tenn.Electric vehicles
2. Magna Mirrors300$31NDuncan, S.C.Auto parts
3. Duckyang285$10NJackson Co., Ga.EV parts
4. Eberspaecher214N/ANLouisville, Ky.Auto parts
5. Hyundai TRANSYS150$9EWestpoint, Ga.Auto parts
6. Volkswagen150N/AEChattanooga, Tenn.Auto assembly
7. Stratus Plastics135N/AEMorgantown, Ky.Auto parts
8. STS Group120$39NWythe Co., Ky.Auto parts
9. Toyota100$210EBuffalo, W.Va.Engines
10. Metalsa97N/AEHopkinsville, Ky.Chassis

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com

 

Top Automotive Deals In The South – Winter 2021

 

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements made in the Summer 2020 Quarter

CompanyJobs$InvN/ELocationDescription
1. Nokian400N/AEDayton, Tenn.Tires
2. Torc Robotics350N/AEBlacksburg, Va.Self driving systems
3. Metalsa300N/AEElizabethtown, Ky.Truck frames
4. Microvast287$220NClarksville, Tenn.EV batteries
5. Sesé240$42NChattanooga, Tenn.Auto parts
6. Hitachi Auto200N/AEBerea, Ky.EV motors
7. KB Autosys180$38NMeriwether Co., Ga.Brake pads
8. Schnellecke162N/ANVance, Ala.EV parts
9. Arrival159$3NCharlotte, N.C.Electric vehicles
10. Mobis120$15NJefferson Co., Ala.Auto parts

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com

 

Top Automotive Deals In The South – Fall 2020

 

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements made in the Summer 2020 Quarter

CompanyJobs$InvN/ELocationDescription
1. Hyundai Transys678$240NWest Point, Ga.Auto transmissions
2. Mazda Toyota380N/AEHuntsville, Ala.Auto assembly
3. Mercedes-Benz373$53ETuscaloosa Co., Ala.Auto assembly
4. Torc Robotics350$8EBlacksburg, Va.Vehicle software
5. Gestamp260$94EChattanooga, Tenn.Auto parts
6. Genuine Parts250N/ANLebanon, Tenn.Parts distribution
7. Arrival240$46NRock Hill, S.C.Electric vehicles
8. Cannon Auto200$114NCleveland, Tenn.Auto parts
9. Continental Tire200$20ELancaster Co., S.C.Tires
10. Toyota150$830EHuntsville, Ala.Engines

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com

 

Top Automotive Deals In The South – Summer 2020

 

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements made in the Summer 2020 Quarter

CompanyJobs$InvN/ELocationDescription
1. Toyota Alabama450$1,200EHuntsville, Ala.Engines
2. Torc Robotics350$8EMontgomery Co., Va.Self-driving
3. MAHLE300N/AEMurfreesboro, Tenn.Auto parts
4. Wheel Pros300N/ANAuburn, Ala. Auto parts
5. DURA Auto279$59NMuscle Shoals, Ala.Auto parts
6. Preferred Prec100N/AECottondale, Ala.Auto parts
7. Continental61$45ERowan Co., N.C.Auto parts
8. Nokian Tires50N/AEDayton, Tenn.Tires
9. Truck Equipment43$2EPowell Co., Ky.Dump trucks
10. CITE Armored30$2NBatesville, Miss.Armored vans

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com

 

Top Automotive Deals in the South – Spring 2020

 

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements made in the Spring 2020 Quarter

CompanyJobs$InvN/ELocationDescription
1. Tesla5,000$1,000NAustin, TexasAuto assembly
2. SK Innovation600$940ECommerce, Ga.EV batteries
3. Toyota450$1,200EHuntsville, Ala.Engines
4. GEDIA200$85NWhitfield Co., Ga. Auto parts
5. Toyota Financial150$8NAlpharetta, Ga.Auto financing
6. Highway Trans150N/AEGeismar, La.Tanker trucks
7. Navistar145N/AEHuntsville, Ala.Truck assembly
8. Mann+Hummel100N/AEDunlap, Tenn.Auto parts
9. Truck Equipment43$2EPowell Co., Ky.Dump trucks
10. Hayashi Telempu19$7EWalker Co., Ala.Auto parts

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com

 

Top Automotive Deals in the South – Winter 2020

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements made in the Winter 2020 Quarter

CompanyJobs$InvN/ELocationDescription
1. Adient330$23ELexington, Tenn.Auto parts
2. EnChem300$61NJackson Co., Ga.Batteries
3. NTN Driveshaft300$58EAnderson Co., S.C.Auto parts
4. Minth Group254$87ELewisburg, Tenn. Auto parts
5. Mack Trucks250$13NRoanoke Co., Va.Truck assembly
6. Freightliner193$14ECherokee Co., S.C.Truck chassis
7. Arvin Sango153N/AEHenderson, Tenn.Auto parts
8. Cataler151$42NCatawba Co., N.C.Auto parts
9. Toyota Financial150$8NAlpharetta, Ga.Auto financing
10. Navistar145N/AEHuntsville, Ala.Truck assembly

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com

Top Automotive Deals in the South – Fall 2019

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements made in the Fall 2019 Quarter

CompanyJobs$InvN/ELocationDescription
1. Volkswagen1,000$800EChattanooga, Tenn. Auto assembly
2. Morgan Olson700$57NDanville, Va. Van assembly
3. Navistar600$250NSan Antonio, TexasTruck assembly
4. Ford500N/ANHouston, TexasCall center
5. Bharat Forge460$127NSanford, N.C.Auto parts
6. Carvana450$45NBessemer, Ala.Distribution
7. Lear Corp442$12ETuscaloosa, Ala.Auto parts
7. Toyota400$238EGeorgetown, Ky. Auto assembly
8. Carvana400$40NWest Memphis, Ark.Distribution
9. GM400N/AEBowling Green, Ky.Auto assembly
10. Spartan Motors308$1NCharleston, S.C.Truck assembly

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com

Top Automotive Deals in the South – Summer 2019

The Southern Auto Corridor’s 10 Largest New and Expanded Manufacturing and Selected Non-Manufacturing Job Announcements

Announcements made in the Summer 2019 Quarter

CompanyJobs$InvN/ELocationDescription
1. Aisin AW900$400NGuadalupe, TexAuto Parts
2. DaikyoNishikawa380$110NHuntsville, Ala.Auto Parts
3. Vuteq200$60NHuntsville, Ala.Auto Parts
4. Mitsubishi Motors200$18RFranklin, Tenn. HQ
5. Faurecia200N/ANBlue Springs, Mo. Auto Parts
6. CRP Industries115$2NConway, S.C.Auto Parts
7. HIROTEC100$48NFayetteville, Tenn. Auto Parts
8. Motus100$15NGadsden, Ala.Auto Parts
9. Hoelzel LP100$6EChattanooga, Tenn.Robotics
10. Love's80$8NMilan, Tenn. Distribution

($Inv. = Investment in millions – N=New; E=Expansion; R=Relocation)

Sources: RandleReport.com