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  Lancaster County South Carolina, Chinese Company brings textile back to the Carolinas
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China’s Keer Group opened a yarn-spinning facility in South Carolina in 2015. PHOTO: TRAVIS DOVE FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL                       By Nina Trentmann                       Updated Feb. 26, 2017 8:04 p.m. ET A hefty U.S. import tax on goods produced in China could accelerate a trend already well under way: Chinese companies setting up factories and expanding [...]
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INDIAN LAND, S.C. — Twenty-five years ago, Ni Meijuan earned $19 a month working the spinning machines at a vast textile factory in the Chinese city of Hangzhou. Now at the Keer Group’s cotton mill in South Carolina, which opened in April, Ms. Ni is training American workers to do the job she used to do. “They’re quick learners,” Ms. Ni said after showing two fresh recruits how to tease errant wisps of cotton from [...]
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  One year after construction on a Chinese owned textile mill began in Indian Land – the facility is now open and running production lines. We got a first look inside the massive Keer America plant back in February. Today ,CN2’s Mia Macy goes back inside to see everything in action for the first time and how the company is already benefiting Lancaster County.     From CN2 http://cn2.com/keer-america-in-production/
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Keer America, which is completing construction on its 230,000-square-foot textile spinning facility in Indian Land, has listed several positions with ReadySC to begin the training and hiring process. The initial list of jobs are the first of more than 160 positions expected to be filled in the coming weeks and months as Keer completes the facility and begins operations in the first quarter of 2015. “Keer has been hiring office and support staff the past [...]

Leah Lee

Director of Administration

lzlee@keeramerica.com