Recent Fabricated Metal Locations in Georgia
Over the last five years, fabricated metal companies have continued to grow and expand in Georgia. Surges in electric vehicle manufacturing operations in the Southeast will drive supplier migration to the region. In 2020, GEDIA Automotive Group announce plans to move to Georgia to be closer to its customers.
German Automotive Parts Manufacturer GEDIA to Locate First Southeast U.S. Site in Whitfield County
In July 2020, German-based GEDIA chose Whitfield County for its next U.S. operation. GEDIA specializes in making state-of-the-art automotive parts, with the new Whitfield County plant focusing on parts for electric vehicles.
“This project is an essential step into the future for GEDIA, and we are delighted to be taking this step with the State of Georgia. Moving closer to the original equipment manufacturers allows us to serve the American market even better. In addition, our new innovative production facility with 200 planned positions not only increases the value of our company, but also contributes to the ongoing development of Whitfield County.”
Markus Schaumburg, CEO GEDIA Automotive Group
Source: " German Automotive Parts Manufacturer GEDIA to Locate First Southeast U.S. Site in Whitfield County, Create 200 Jobs," Georgia Governor's Office Press Release, July 24, 2020