~ More than $12.4 million investment will create 103 new jobs ~
Columbia, SC — Auria, a global supplier of automotive flooring, acoustical and fiber-based solutions, today announced plans to invest capital and grow operations in Spartanburg County. The more than $12.4 million investment will create 103 new jobs.
Founded in 2017, Auria provides interior and exterior components and systems designed to reduce cabin noise and improve overall driving comfort and convenience. Products include acoustical insulators and compression-molded flooring products as well as other interior soft trim products, such as package trays, trunk trim and wheel arch liners.
Located at 1 Austrian Way in Spartanburg, Auria’s business expansion will increase the company’s operating capacity to meet growing demand.
The expansion will incrementally take place over the next two years. Individuals interested in joining the Auria team should visit the company’s careers webpage.
“We are proud to be able to grow our business and build on our future at the Spartanburg plant. We know we can continue to count on Spartanburg’s talented, dedicated workforce to help us deliver best-in-class automotive products to our customers.” -Auria Vice President of Operations Mike Van Booven
“Auria’s decision to expand its footprint in Spartanburg County through a $12.4 million investment and 103 new jobs will deliver a significant economic impact to the entire region. We thank Auria for their commitment to South Carolina and look forward to their future success.” -Gov. Henry McMaster
“This announcement is a terrific win for the Upstate, and today, we congratulate Auria on their expansion in Spartanburg County. This announcement is further proof that South Carolina is an ideal location for businesses to grow and thrive.” -Secretary of Commerce Harry M. Lightsey III
“Auria’s expansion showcases their success in Spartanburg, and the business-friendly environment found in our county that has attracted investments from all across the globe.” -Spartanburg County Councilman and Chairman of the Economic Development Committee David Britt
Five Fast Facts
- Auria is expanding operations in Spartanburg County.
- The more than $12.4 million investment will create 103 new jobs.
- Auria is a global supplier of automotive flooring, acoustical and fiber-based solutions.
- Located at 1 Austrian Way in Spartanburg, S.C.
- Individuals interested in joining the Auria team should visit the company’s careers webpage.
About S.C. Department of Commerce
As South Carolina’s leading economic development agency, the Department of Commerce works to recruit new businesses and help existing business grow. S.C. Commerce has recruited world-class companies to South Carolina such as BMW, Boeing, Continental, Giti Tire, LPL Financial Holdings, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Samsung, Toray and Volvo Cars and also supports startups, small and existing business, innovation and rural development initiatives. S.C. Commerce partners with the S.C. Technical College System via readySC to support workforce training and recruiting, and with the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce, which provides worker training and employment opportunities within the state. With a strong international footprint, the Palmetto State has consistently been among the top in the nation for attracting jobs through foreign direct investment on a per capita basis – recognized by multiple economic development publications for its pro-business climate. For more information, visit www.SCcommerce.com.