With tax incentives, a low cost of living and easy access to transportation, Richland County is a great place to do business. Thanks to several colleges and universities, including the University of South Carolina, we have an educated and motivated workforce that is eager for opportunity. Come see what Richland County has to offer your business!
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Richland County Business Headlines
Richland County Welcomes Second Largest Economic Investor in County History
China Jushi’s new production plant – which will be its first manufacturing operation in the United States – is expected to bring $300 million and 400 jobs to the local economy.
Charter NEX Films Creating More than 110 Jobs at Farrow Road Facility
The project is expected to bring $85 million of capital investment and lead to the creation of more than 110 new jobs.
Trane Expanding Existing Richland County Operations
The business is projected to invest $96 million and create 700 new jobs to increase its overall flexibility in line with business growth.
China Hengshi Foundation Company Launching Richland County Operations
The company's new facility is expected to bring $11.1 million in capital investment and lead to the creation of 48 jobs.
LuLaRoe Locating New Distribution Center in Richland County
The project is expected to bring approximately $35 million of new capital investment and create at least 1,000 new jobs over the next few years.
Alimex Establishing New Operations in Richland County
The company is bringing $2 million of new capital investment and creating 27 new jobs over the next five years.
TCube Solutions Expanding Richland County Operations
To accommodate its continued growth, the company is investing $1.7 million to move into a new facility and create 100 jobs.
Richland County Business Wins Award for Contributions to Local, State Industry
A longstanding Richland County business was recently recognized for its positive influence on local and statewide industry.